Masked gangs behind some of the deadly violence at protests in Nicaragua are “volunteer cops,” President Daniel Ortega told Euronews, accusing protesters of being “terrorists.”
Nicaragua has been gripped by a deadly crisis since street protests erupted three months ago. Here we explain what you need to know.
Nicaragua President Daniel Ortega told Euronews he won't allow elections until at least 2021.
Nicaragua's President Ortega tells Euronews protests against his rule are an attempted coup by right-wing opponents, disputes death toll and rejects stepping down
A congregation gathered for mass at a church in Nicaragua that had come under siege for sheltering fleeing activists critical of President Daniel Ortega, where two people were reportedly killed
Pro government demonstrators support the President to celebrate the 39th anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution. It comes as anti-government violent protests have continued for the last three months
It's after arrests were made at anti-government protests which continued over a three month period
Three months into a wave of protests which has engulfed Nicaragua, some in the Central American country are saying that it's on the brink of a new revolution
Catholic priests negotiate the transfer of nearly 200 students out of the building in the capital Managua
The fire and the shooting dead of two people by police broke a ceasefire between the government and protesters that was just hours old.
More than 110 people have been killed in the country since mid-April amid clashes between forces loyal to President Daniel Ortega and opposition groups demanding his removal
Students clash with police and attack a pro-government building while calling for President Daniel Ortega to step down.
It's the biggest threat to Daniel Ortega's administration since he was elected president for a second time 11 years ago.
Police in Nicaragua say a police officer, protester and pro-government activist have been killed in clashes over a planned social security reform.
At least 24 people are said to have been killed in protests which began last Wednesday against the government's social reforms.
Hurricane Nate doused Central America with heavy rains on Thursday, killing at least 12 people in Nicaragua, nine in Costa Rica, two in Honduras and two in El Salvador.
Nicaraguan leader Daniel Ortega appeared to have a clear path to a third consecutive term in office after securing more than 70% of the vote in partial results for Sunday’s…
Daniel Ortega, central to Nicaragua's politics since 1979, is the favourite in this weekend's presidential election. No longer a revolutionary, is he on the verge of cementing one-party rule in his co
Riot police have clashed with protesters in Nicaragua who are demanding fair elections ahead of the 2016 ballot which is expected to return Daniel
This is the dramatic amateur footage from Nicaragua captured by visitors to the country’s Telica volcano, who found themselves close by when it
The groundbreaking ceremony on Monday marks the beginning of work on a canal to rival Panama's waterway and boost the economy amid concerns over Lake Nicaragua.
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They came in their thousands, angry and anxious over a canal construction project in Nicaragua that many fear will obliterate their homes and
Heavy rains hit Managua, the capital of Nicaragua, on Thursday night. Nine people have died when five homes were crushed.
Rescue teams extracted
“Chinese out!” That was the chant from demonstrators in Nicaragua, where a planned new shipping channel to be built across the Central American