Nicaragua Daily update ⋅ June 10, 2021
NEWS
In Nicaragua, Repression Deepens as More Opposition Leaders Are Detained The New York Times
MANAGUA, NicaraguaNicaraguan police have detained five prominent opposition figures in two days, accelerating a slide toward one-party rule.


Nicaragua: Authorities intensify their repressive strategy in pre-electoral period Amnesty International
The Nicaraguan authorities are once again using the judiciary to intimidate and silence human rights defenders, political activists and journalists.


The US Stake In Nicaragua And Honduras's 2021 Elections – Analysis Eurasia Review
Both Honduras and Nicaragua hold presidential elections in November 2021 and the US government has a strong interest in both, although for rather ...


US sanctions daughter of Nicaragua's president after arrests of opposition members Los Angeles Times
The U.S. Treasury Department slapped sanctions on the daughter of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega and a top army official Wednesday, a day ...


US Sanctions Nicaragua: Accuses Leftist Government Of Undermining Democracy NPR
The Nicaraguan government has imprisoned more members of the political opposition as President Daniel Ortega continues to shut down dissent in ...


Nicaragua: Fifth opposition chief detained in 'evening of the lengthy knives within the tropics' EIN News
The other four — Chamorro, Cruz, Maradiaga and Chamorro García — have all announced their intention to run against Nicaragua's President Daniel ...


Political scientist says OAS will not recognize Nicaragua elections Prensa Latina
Managua, Jun 9 (Prensa Latina) Nicaraguan political scientist Manuel Espinoza anticipated today that the Secretary General of the OAS, Luis Almagro ...


US imposes sanctions on daughter of Nicaragua's president Danbury News Times
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — The U.S. Treasury Department slapped sanctions on the daughter of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega and a top ...


UN chief voices concern over detention of potential presidential contenders in Nicaragua Xinhua
... Wednesday voiced concern over the detention of potential presidential contenders in Nicaragua ahead of the Nov. 7 elections, said his spokesman.


Locomotive stamps issued for Nicaraguan province Linn's Stamp News
In the early 20th century, the Central American republic of Nicaragua issued special postage stamps for the Atlantic coastal province of Zelaya, also ...


WEB
Treasury Sanctions Nicaraguan Officials for Supporting Ortega's Efforts to Undermine Democracy ... Treasury
The individuals sanctioned today are Camila Antonia Ortega Murillo, the Coordinator of the Creative Economy Commission and daughter of Nicaraguan ...


Volcano Research Supersite Launched in Nicaragua | NASA Applied Science NASA Applied Science
Earth Observation data will also serve as a basis for scientific studies for comprehensive disaster risk management to help provide timely disaster ...


Announcing Sanctions on the Ortega Regime in Response to Arbitrary Detentions and Other ... US Embassy in Nicaragua
The United States calls on President Ortega and the Nicaraguan government to immediately release presidential candidates Cristiana Chamorro, ...