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  1. In Nicaragua, political violence spurs migrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2018 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... _taboola.push({flush: true}); FILE - In this Nov 13, 2014 file photo, young men work in a cobbler shop in Masaya, Nicaragua. Per-capita income is $185 a month and a quarter of Nicaraguans live in poverty, according to the World Bank. Nicaraguans ...

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  2. In Nicaragua, political violence spurs migrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2018 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Managua, Nicaragua. ... more FILE - In this Nov 13, 2014 file photo, young men work in a cobbler shop in Masaya, Nicaragua. Per-capita income is $185 a month and a quarter of Nicaraguans live in poverty, according to the World Bank. Nicaraguans earn ...

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  3. Maurice Hooker vs. Alex Saucedo - Undercard RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2018 | Boxing Scene

    ... versus Juan Carlos Abreu on July 7 in Fresno, Calif. Arriaza (17-0, 13 KOs), a 28-year-old native of Masaya, Nicaragua, is 2-0 in 2018, including a 20-second knockout against Sammy Valentin. The Valentin win earned Arriaza the WBO Intercontinental ...

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  4. Nicaragua police use stun grenades to end anti-government protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Police used stun grenades and swung clubs to break up a demonstration against the government of President Daniel Ortega, arresting some 20 protesters. MANAGUA: Some 20 protesters were arrested on Sunday when Nicaraguan police swooped in to break up a meeting of demonstrators gathering for a protest march against the government of President Daniel Ortega.

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  5. Nicaragua Police Arrest 20, Use Stun Grenades to End Anti-govt DemoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2018 | Voice of America

    Some 20 protesters were arrested Sunday when Nicaraguan police swooped in to break up a meeting of demonstrators gathering for a protest march against the government of President Daniel Ortega. Police wielded clubs and hurled stun grenades to break up the demonstrators gathering at a shopping mall parking lot, beating men, women and even some elderly people.

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  6. Daniel Ortega tightens his grip on NicaraguaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2018 | The Economist

    TWO months ago MonimbA3, a neighbourhood of Masaya, south-east of Managua, was in turmoil. Opponents of Nicaragua's authoritarian president, Daniel Ortega, had taken over the city.

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  7. Nicaraguan government behind widespread repression, U.N. saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | Los Angeles Times

    Police forces confront anti-government demonstrators in Masaya, Nicaragua, on July 13, 2018, during a 24-hour general strike called by the opposition against the government of President Daniel Ortega. A United Nations report released Wednesday on four months of unrest in Nicaragua describes a comprehensive effort of repression by the government that extends from the streets to the courts.

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  8. UN Issues Report of Human Rights Abuses in NicaraguaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | Voice of America

    ... FILE - Armed pro-government militia members flash victory signs as they occupy the Monimbo neighborhood of Masaya, Nicaragua, July 18, 2018. The report says more than 300 people have been killed and 2,000 injured since April, and at least 300 others ...

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  9. Fake News and Unrest in NicaraguaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | Real Clear Politics

    To tourists in Nicaragua, Masaya is known as the City of Flowers, the site of an artisans' market where people come down from the capital to buy rocking chairs, hammocks, and folkloric masks. To locals, it is also a bastion of rebellion.

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  10. "Fake News" and Unrest in NicaraguaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | The New Yorker

    To tourists in Nicaragua, Masaya is known as the City of Flowers, the site of an artisans' market where people come down from the capital to buy rocking chairs, hammocks, and folkloric masks. To locals, it is also a bastion of rebellion.

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  11. Nicaragua's murderous paramilitaries fueled by drugs, mercenaries, and communismRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Babalu Blog

    Like Cuba and Venezuela, the destructive and deadly scourge of socialism in Nicaragua is indeed fueled by drugs, mercenaries, and communism. After the death of 317 protesters, 200 disappeared, and thousands wounded in Nicaragua , mostly at the hands of the Ortega regime and allied paramilitary forces, it is more difficult than ever for the dictator to hide his links with these illegal groups, despite his constant public denials.

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  12. An Eternal Night of Persecution and Death': Activists Speak Out About Nicaragua's CrackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | The Nation

    Demonstrators run for cover as police fire at them during a protest against the government of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega in Masaya, Nicaragua, June 19, 2018. You will receive occasional promotional offers for programs that support The Nation's journalism.

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  13. About "Las Turbas", Ortega's armed thugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | Babalu Blog

    We know that Decree number 08-2018 in Nicaragua allowing foreign military, including Cuba's in the country passed, and do not forget about the Venezuelans, trained by the Cubans, are joining their Havana counterparts in the torture and killing in Nicaragua to preserve the communist revolutionary project in the Central American country . On July 17, footage emerged online of masked men hoisting a red-and-black flag emblazoned with the letters FSLN in what they said was Monimbo, a neighbourhood in the south Nicaraguan city of Masaya.

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  14. Las turbas: Who are Nicaragua's pro-government armed groups?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2018 | Al Jazeera

    On July 17, footage emerged online of masked men hoisting a red-and-black flag emblazoned with the letters FSLN in what they said was Monimbo, a neighbourhood in the south Nicaraguan city of Masaya. Just before, pro-government gunmen and police took control of the neighbourhood, which had been an opposition stronghold, after several hours of clashes with demonstrators who had set up barricades in the streets.

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  15. Young NicaraguansRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2018 | TrekEarth

    ' Leon - Young Nicaraguans ' Here a trio with very young Nicaraguans on the photo. Hopefully the future will become better for them than the last months suggest.

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  16. The colourful world of the chicken busesRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2018 | TrekEarth

    ' Masaya - The colourful world of the Nicaraguan chicken buses ' To be correct: chicken buses aren't found only in Nicaragua. Especially in Central America a lot of passenger traffic happens with the 'chicken bus'.

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  17. Nicaragua NGO closes offices amid unrest, denounces threatsRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

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  18. Laguna de ApoyoRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2018 | TrekEarth

    ' Masaya - Catarina, Laguna de Apoyo ' The Natural Reserve of Laguna de Apoyo protects a volcanic lake and its drainage basin . The volcanic lake occupies the caldera of an extinct volcano .

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  19. ICE is working with a brutal regime in Nicaragua that the Trump...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2018 | ThinkProgress

    FILE PICTURE: Police forces arrive in Masaya, some 35 km from Managua, where supporters of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega celebrate the 39th anniversary of the Sandinista military maneuver "El Repliegue" on July 13, 2018 as the opposition holds a 24-hour general strike. Somoza in 1979.

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  20. Pro-government paramilitaries terrorize Nicaraguan protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Young anti-Ortega rebels pray July 15 in Managua, Nicaragua, before going on a caravan in support of the city of Masaya, which has been under attack by police and pro-Ortega paramilitary groups. Young anti-Ortega rebels pray July 15 in Managua, Nicaragua, before going on a caravan in support of the city of Masaya, which has been under attack by police and pro-Ortega paramilitary groups.

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