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Nicaragua Government Says It Will Free All Jailed Protesters

Gabriela Selser Thursday, March 21, 2019

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — President Daniel Ortega's administration promised Wednesday to free within 90 days all demonstrators arrested in the year since protests erupted against the Nicaraguan government.

The release of an estimated 640 opposition protesters had been the main demand of the opposition for continuing talks with the government. In return, the government is asking for the lifting of sanctions imposed on Ortega's government. ...

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