Nicaraguan president accuses businessmen of conspiring against his government
Nicaraguan businessmen are financing an opposition "conspiracy" against the government in the wake of the deadly 2018 protests, President Daniel Ortega claimed.
End paramilitary groups, brother of Nicaragua's Ortega says
Humberto Ortega, the ex-head of Nicaragua's military, urged his brother President Daniel Ortega in a TV interview to disband the pro-Sandinista paramilitary forces blamed for deadly violence in months of unrest.
No cross, no crown
It is saying the obvious when we remark that our world is being visited with calamity unceasingly. Only on Tuesday in Nicaragua, 280 persons lost their lives in protests against the government of Daniel Ortega, the President.
Ortega's forces capture Nicaragua opposition stronghold
Nicaragua's government said Tuesday that forces loyal to President Daniel Ortega have seized control of the opposition stronghold city of Masaya, following fierce clashes with activists in the flashpoint neighborhood of Monimbo that rights groups say left at least two people dead.
Nicaragua president to meet Catholic bishops for new crisis talks
President Daniel Ortega will meet Nicaragua's Catholic bishops Thursday to discuss resuming church-mediated talks on ending a political crisis and protest violence that has left more than 120 people dead, the bishops' conference said.