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UN Mission Says: “No Evidence of a Coup, this is a Civic Protest”

Twenty-four hours before leaving Nicaragua after being expelled by the government, as part of the UN’s team from the Office[...]

Army Requested to Intervene for Retired Officers Accused of Terrorism

Relatives of retired Coronel Carlos Brenes and of retired Major Tomas Maldonado, both accused of terrorism and other crimes committed[...]

The Strategic Defeat of Ortega in Nicaragua

We are winning because there is no return to the past. Because the future began to take shape at the[...]

Ortega Accuses Retired Colonel of “Terrorisim”

Carlos Brenes, a retired colonel of the Sandinista Popular Army (EPS), was arrested by officers of the institution once under[...]

Two Young Nicaraguan Women, Yaritza and Victoria

Before doing anything else, I want us to hold onto these names: Levy Rugama, Yaritza Mairena, Victoria Obando, Byron Corea,[...]

The FSLN’s Final Leap into Prehistory

It’s been asserted in recent academic discussions that the creation of the paramilitary bands signifies that the FSLN has returned[...]

Journalists in Nicaragua Unite to Counter Government Harassment

Regardless of all the pressures, attacks, threats and blackmail, independent journalism will survive, because it is providing the kind of[...]

Ortega’s “False Positives” on the Killings

The aggressive attack launched by the Nicaraguan Foreign Ministry against the OAS’ Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, has meant a[...]

The Threats of Ortega’s “Anti-Terrorism Law”

On July 16th, after ninety days of a brutal and systematic repression against the “self-convoked” citizen protest—which has generated the[...]

IACHR: “Repression Continues, No Normality” in Nicaragua

Although the “circulation” of vehicles and people has increased little by little, the Inter-American Human Rights Commission (IACHR) of the[...]