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Business Wire
Fitch Affirms Nicaragua at 'B+'; Outlook Stableline with the 'B' median. Political developments during June-August point to th
Fitch Affirms Nicaragua at 'B+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
line with the 'B' median. Political developments during June-August point to the consolidation of power over the governing Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) party and government institutions by President Daniel Ortega, in Fitch's opinion.... Read more
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Acton Commentary
A ‘House of Cards’ In Nicaraguafrom power and established a one party state allied with the Soviet Union and C
A ‘House of Cards’ In Nicaragua
Acton Commentary / Posted yesterday
from power and established a one party state allied with the Soviet Union and Cuba. Ortega and his party, known as the Sandinistas, reneged on their promises of liberation and began immediately to nationalize all aspects of the economy,... Read more
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Swissinfo
Nicaragua election campaign begins with Ortega as clear favouriteprograms that were backed by leftist allies Cuba and Venezuela. But the politi
Nicaragua election campaign begins with Ortega as clear favourite
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
programs that were backed by leftist allies Cuba and Venezuela. But the political opposition has accused Ortega and his Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) party of neutering state institutions and trying to install a dynasty after he... Read more
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Reuters
Nicaragua election campaign begins with Ortega as clear favoriteDaniel Ortega and first lady Rosario Murillo greet supporters during celebratio
Nicaragua election campaign begins with Ortega as clear favorite
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Daniel Ortega and first lady Rosario Murillo greet supporters during celebrations to mark the 37th anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution at the Juan Pablo II square in Managua, Nicaragua July 19,2016. Picture taken July 19, 2016.... Read more
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News.com.au
Ortega favourite in Nicaragua voteprograms that were backed by leftist allies Cuba and Venezuela. But the politi
Ortega favourite in Nicaragua vote
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
programs that were backed by leftist allies Cuba and Venezuela. But the political opposition has accused Ortega and his Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) party of neutering state institutions and trying to install a dynasty after he... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nicaragua election campaign begins with Ortega as clear favouriteprograms that were backed by leftist allies Cuba and Venezuela. But the politi
Nicaragua election campaign begins with Ortega as clear favourite
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
programs that were backed by leftist allies Cuba and Venezuela. But the political opposition has accused Ortega and his Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) party of neutering state institutions and trying to install a dynasty after he... Read more
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Darien News-Review
A complicated mug of coffee isn’t his cup of tea anymoreI have ever recovered from one of my early visits to Starbucks, when I mistaken
A complicated mug of coffee isn’t his cup of tea anymore
Darien News-Review / Posted 6 days ago
I have ever recovered from one of my early visits to Starbucks, when I mistakenly referred to people behind the counter as Sandinistas. To be clear, people who serve coffee at Starbucks are baristas, not Sandinistas. Although at a Starbucks in... Read more
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Salon.com
Nicaragua shows off Russian T72 tankused the specter of Russian tanks to plead for funding for the Nicaragua Contra
Nicaragua shows off Russian T72 tank
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
used the specter of Russian tanks to plead for funding for the Nicaragua Contra guerrillas who fought Ortega’s leftist Sandinista government. In 1986, Reagan asked of members of the U.S. Congress, “Will they provide the assistance the freedom... Read more
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The Washington Times
Daniel Ortega of Nicaragua taps wife Rosario Murillo as running mate in power-couple firsteveryone is happy with the Mr.-and-Mrs. ticket, saying it raises fresh question
Daniel Ortega of Nicaragua taps wife Rosario Murillo as running mate in power-couple first
The Washington Times / Posted 17 days ago
everyone is happy with the Mr.-and-Mrs. ticket, saying it raises fresh questions about Mr. Ortega — a onetime leader of the Sandinista movement that fought U.S.-backed rebels during Nicaragua’s brutal civil war in the 1980s — and his commitment to... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
NolaNicacooking style to his New Orleans upbringing as much as his Nicaraguan roots. Hi
NolaNica
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 17 days ago
cooking style to his New Orleans upbringing as much as his Nicaraguan roots. His parents left that country during the 1979 Sandinista Revolution when he was six months old, and his culinary style reflects time spent in his mother's kitchen as well... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Hypocrisy, The New York Times Versionversus wealth. In the case of Nicaragua, the US Contra War was a proxy war aga
Hypocrisy, The New York Times Version
Op-Ed News / Posted 19 days ago
versus wealth. In the case of Nicaragua, the US Contra War was a proxy war against a sovereign nation. In 1979, the Sandinista rebels had overthrown a dictatorship run by Anastasio Somoza, junior, whose father Anastasio, senior, had been a... Read more
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NBC News
Nicaragua's Ortega Picks Wife As Running Mate, Pledges Joint Rulefar behind. Ortega first ruled the Central American country in the 1980s and r
Nicaragua's Ortega Picks Wife As Running Mate, Pledges Joint Rule
NBC News / Posted 22 days ago
far behind. Ortega first ruled the Central American country in the 1980s and returned to power as head of the leftist Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) party in 2007. Murillo has been affiliated with the FSLN since the 1970s. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nicaragua's president picks his wife as his running matefar behind. Ortega first ruled the Central American country in the 1980s and r
Nicaragua's president picks his wife as his running mate
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
far behind. Ortega first ruled the Central American country in the 1980s and returned to power as head of the leftist Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) party in 2007. Murillo has been affiliated with the FSLN since the 1970s. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nicaragua's Ortega picks wife as running mate, pledges joint rulefar behind. Ortega first ruled the Central American country in the 1980s and r
Nicaragua's Ortega picks wife as running mate, pledges joint rule
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
far behind. Ortega first ruled the Central American country in the 1980s and returned to power as head of the leftist Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) party in 2007. Murillo has been affiliated with the FSLN since the 1970s. The... Read more
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Reuters
Nicaragua's Ortega picks wife as running mate, pledges joint rulefar behind. Ortega first ruled the Central American country in the 1980s and r
Nicaragua's Ortega picks wife as running mate, pledges joint rule
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
far behind. Ortega first ruled the Central American country in the 1980s and returned to power as head of the leftist Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) party in 2007. Murillo has been affiliated with the FSLN since the 1970s. The... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Nicaraguan president's wife tapped to be his running mateOrtega, right, and first lady Rosario Murillo, wave to supporters during an eve
Nicaraguan president's wife tapped to be his running mate
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
Ortega, right, and first lady Rosario Murillo, wave to supporters during an event commemorating the 36th anniversary of the Sandinista National Liberation Front withdrawal to Masaya, in Managua, Nicaragua. Nicaragua’s governing Sandinista party has... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Nicaraguan president's wife tapped to be his running mateOrtega, right, and first lady Rosario Murillo, wave to supporters during an eve
Nicaraguan president's wife tapped to be his running mate
Stamford Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
Ortega, right, and first lady Rosario Murillo, wave to supporters during an event commemorating the 36th anniversary of the Sandinista National Liberation Front withdrawal to Masaya, in Managua, Nicaragua. Nicaragua’s governing Sandinista party has... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Nicaraguan president's wife tapped to be his running mateOrtega, right, and first lady Rosario Murillo, wave to supporters during an eve
Nicaraguan president's wife tapped to be his running mate
Connecticut Post / Posted 23 days ago
Ortega, right, and first lady Rosario Murillo, wave to supporters during an event commemorating the 36th anniversary of the Sandinista National Liberation Front withdrawal to Masaya, in Managua, Nicaragua. Nicaragua’s governing Sandinista party has... Read more
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Salon.com
Nicaraguan president’s wife tapped to be his running mateMANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Nicaragua’s governing Sandinista party on Tuesday nam
Nicaraguan president’s wife tapped to be his running mate
Salon.com / Posted 23 days ago
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Nicaragua’s governing Sandinista party on Tuesday named first lady Rosario Murillo as the running-mate of President Daniel Ortega in his bid for a third term in Nov. 6 elections. Murillo already holds considerable power in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Superpower behaviorfound that the US trained, financed, armed and supplied the right-winged rebel
Superpower behavior
Pilipino Star / Posted 26 days ago
found that the US trained, financed, armed and supplied the right-winged rebel group Contra to topple Nicaragua’s incumbent Sandinista party that led the resistance against the US military occupation of Nicaragua in the 1930s. While in this case,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Duterte’s stand-up comedy act (SUCA)by then CPP Chairman Rodolfo Salas, alias Kumander Bilog … was for a quick, urb
Duterte’s stand-up comedy act (SUCA)
The Manila Times / Posted 26 days ago
by then CPP Chairman Rodolfo Salas, alias Kumander Bilog … was for a quick, urban-based insurrection in the genre of the Sandinista uprising in Panama.” I knew, all right, Sandino was from Nicaragua, but why my fingers typed Panama is beyond me.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakersterm. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakers
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
term. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the Liberal Independent Party and its ally the Sandinista Renovation Movement Friday for not recognizing their officially sanctioned leader. That leader, Pedro Reyes, had... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakersterm. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakers
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 27 days ago
term. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the Liberal Independent Party and its ally the Sandinista Renovation Movement Friday for not recognizing their officially sanctioned leader. That leader, Pedro Reyes, had... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakersterm. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakers
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 27 days ago
term. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the Liberal Independent Party and its ally the Sandinista Renovation Movement Friday for not recognizing their officially sanctioned leader. That leader, Pedro Reyes, had... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakersterm. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakers
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 27 days ago
term. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the Liberal Independent Party and its ally the Sandinista Renovation Movement Friday for not recognizing their officially sanctioned leader. That leader, Pedro Reyes, had... Read more
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Daily Herald
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakersterm. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakers
Daily Herald / Posted 27 days ago
term. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the Liberal Independent Party and its ally the Sandinista Renovation Movement Friday for not recognizing their officially sanctioned leader. That leader, Pedro Reyes, had... Read more
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FOX News
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakersterm. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakers
FOX News / Posted 27 days ago
term. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the Liberal Independent Party and its ally the Sandinista Renovation Movement Friday for not recognizing their leader. That leader, Pedro Reyes, had recently been given... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakersThe Supreme Electoral Council unseated 16 opposition legislators from the Liber
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakers
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
The Supreme Electoral Council unseated 16 opposition legislators from the Liberal Independent Party and its ally the Sandinista Renovation Movement Friday, July 29, 2016, for not recognizing their leader. That leader, Pedro Reyes, had... Read more
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Salon.com
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakersterm. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the
Nicaragua electoral authority unseats opposition lawmakers
Salon.com / Posted 27 days ago
term. The Supreme Electoral Council ousted 16 opposition legislators from the Liberal Independent Party and its ally the Sandinista Renovation Movement Friday for not recognizing their leader. That leader, Pedro Reyes, had recently been given... Read more
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Daily Mail
Nephews of Venezuelan first lady admitted to drug schemeNicolas Maduro (centre) and his wife Cilia Flores (right) attend the celebratio
Nephews of Venezuelan first lady admitted to drug scheme
Daily Mail / Posted a month ago
Nicolas Maduro (centre) and his wife Cilia Flores (right) attend the celebrations to mark the 37th anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution in Managua, Nicaragua, this week RELATED ARTICLES Why you can't get a Big Mac in Venezuela:... Read more
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Swissinfo
The Swiss who fought for change in Nicaraguain Nicaragua Marcela Águila Rubín Jul 22, 2016 - 11:00 About 800 Swiss voluntee
The Swiss who fought for change in Nicaragua
Swissinfo / Posted 1 months ago
in Nicaragua Marcela Águila Rubín Jul 22, 2016 - 11:00 About 800 Swiss volunteered to rebuild Nicaragua after the 1979 Sandinista political uprising against US occupation, and some died in the process. Why did they do it? “I was fascinated by... Read more

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