August 19, 2019

Nicaragua remembers: Anniversary of mass protests | Nicaragua News


Easter week in Nicaragua falls on the first anniversary of mass protests when rallies for social security reform turned into a movement against the government of President Daniel Ortega.

More than 300 people died and tens of thousands fled the country.

A year later, the country is reflecting on the ultimate cost of the crisis.

Al Jazeera’s John Holman reports from Masaya, Nicaragua.





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