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Nicaragua: Country in Central America
Nicaragua, officially the Republic of Nicaragua, is the largest country in the Central American isthmus, bordered by Honduras to the northwest, the Caribbean to the east, Costa Rica to the south, and the Pacific Ocean to the southwest. Managua is the country's capital and largest city and is also the third-largest city in Central America, behind Tegucigalpa and Guatemala City. The multi-ethnic population of six million includes people of indigenous, European, African, and Asian heritage. The main language is Spanish. Indigenous tribes on the Mosquito Coast speak their own languages and English.

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Nicaraguan opposition says dozens arrested in banned protests

Hundreds of Nicaraguans opposed to President Daniel Ortega took to the streets on Wednesday in protests deemed illegal by the government and several dozen were arrested, according to an opposition..
Reuters - Published

Dozens of Nicaraguans arrested in anti-government march: opposition

Hundreds of Nicaraguans opposed to President Daniel Ortega took to the streets of the capital Managua on Wednesday in protests deemed illegal by the government and several dozen were arrested,..
Reuters - Published

Videos for Nicaragua

Fleeing poverty and persecution, Nicaraguans seek better lives [Video]Fleeing poverty and persecution, Nicaraguans seek better lives

The Latin American country's problems are no longer just political as it falls into the worst economic slump in three decades.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:44Published

Nicaragua protests: One year anniversary march halted [Video]Nicaragua protests: One year anniversary march halted

Hundreds of police filled the streets in Managua hours before the march was set to begin.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:17Published

Future unclear for Nicaragua's political prisoners [Video]Future unclear for Nicaragua's political prisoners

More than 200 people remain in jail, a year after protests against President Daniel Ortega.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:40Published

Some Achievable Fixes To The Asylum System [Video]Some Achievable Fixes To The Asylum System

Managing the growing numbers of asylum claims on the southern border is only becoming more challenging.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 02:17Published

Judge Blocks Temporary Protected Status Changes for Haitians [Video]Judge Blocks Temporary Protected Status Changes for Haitians

A New York district judge says there was enough evidence to believe the change in policy could be discriminatory.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 00:57Published

Prince Charles and Camilla visit Cuba despite U.S. crackdown [Video]Prince Charles and Camilla visit Cuba despite U.S. crackdown

The couple are the first British royals to visit the the Communist-run nation. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:56Published

'The twilight hour of socialism has arrived': Trump [Video]'The twilight hour of socialism has arrived': Trump

In a joint news conference with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro at the White House on Tuesday, President Trump said, "The twilight hour of socialism has arrived in our hemisphere." He was talking..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:46Published

More than 100 arrested in Nicaragua's anti-government protests [Video]More than 100 arrested in Nicaragua's anti-government protests

Baton-wielding police target protesters in Managua's busy thoroughfares on Saturday.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:11Published

Dozens arrested in Nicaragua anti-government protests [Video]Dozens arrested in Nicaragua anti-government protests

Dozens arrested in Nicaragua anti-government protests

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:00Published

Democrats unveil new bill to protect Dreamers [Video]Democrats unveil new bill to protect Dreamers

Democratic leaders in the House introduce the latest version of their bid to put undocumented immigrants known as Dreamers on a path to citizenship. Nathan Frandino has more.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:57Published

Temporary Protected Status Extended for 4 Countries [Video]Temporary Protected Status Extended for 4 Countries

The Department of Homeland Security is extending protections for immigrants from El Salvador, Haiti, Sudan and Nicaragua.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 01:25Published

The European Union's Model for Asylum-seekers [Video]The European Union's Model for Asylum-seekers

The European Union has a different plan for those seeking asylum. But could it work in America?

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 02:34Published

Nicaragua resumes talks over political crisis after long delay [Video]Nicaragua resumes talks over political crisis after long delay

Negotiations between the government and the opposition stalled last year over a violent crackdown on protests demanding the resignation of President Daniel Ortega.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:12Published

Should the US Grant Protections to Venezuelan Immigrants? [Video]Should the US Grant Protections to Venezuelan Immigrants?

Tens of thousands of Venezuelans have recently migrated to the U.S. Some bipartisan lawmakers want them to be temporarily shielded from deportation.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 03:26Published

 

Nicaragua refugees: 'I don't understand why people hate us'

nicaragua refugees: 'i don't understand why people hate us'
Nicaraguans in Costa Rica face a backlash from those angry about the growing numbers seeking refuge.
BBC News - Published

Nicaragua government says releases hundreds of prisoners ahead of protest anniversary

Nicaragua's government said it released 636 prisoners on Tuesday as embattled President Daniel Ortega seeks to consolidate his hold on power nearly one year since the beginning of the biggest protests..
Reuters - Published

Hundreds of prisoners released in Nicaragua before protests anniversary

Nicaragua's government released 636 prisoners on Tuesday as embattled President Daniel Ortega seeks to consolidate his hold on power nearly one year since the beginning of the biggest protests to shake..
Reuters - Published

Ortega Says His Government Will Guarantee Safe Return Of Political Exiles To Nicaragua

ortega says his government will guarantee safe return of political exiles to nicaragua
Even though the Nicaraguan government said it would begin a program to help guarantee the safe return of exiles, many within the opposition against President Daniel Ortega said the idea was "absurd,"..
WorldNews - Published

Trump adviser Bolton to give speech on Venezuela, Cuba next week

President Donald Trump's national security adviser John Bolton said on Friday that he will deliver a speech in Miami to Cuban exiles about actions the White House is taking on Venezuela, Cuba and..
Reuters - Published

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