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Brazil’s Lula downplays Ortega’s dictatorship in Nicaragua, compares him to Germany’s Merkel

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil's ex-president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (Workers Party - PT) compared the permanence in power of Latin American...

U.S. imposes sanctions on Nicaragua after sham elections

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The U.S. Treasury Department imposed sanctions on Monday (15) against Nicaragua's Public Ministry and nine high-ranking Nicaraguan officials for...

Argentina will not break off relations with Nicaragua, but demands respect for human rights

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - After the elections in Nicaragua, where President Daniel Ortega was reelected, Argentina called for "dialogue and democratic coexistence" in...

In sham elections in Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega “wins” presidency; U.S. imposes sanctions

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - After methodically stifling his rivals and dissidents, Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega 'secured' a quiet victory in this Sunday's presidential...

Low turnout at polls in Nicaragua with only one option: Daniel Ortega

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Nicaragua's general elections, in which the reelection of Sandinista Daniel Ortega, in power since 2007, is expected, have been...

Inter-American Court orders Nicaragua to release candidate Chamorro and 13 other prisoners

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - This is the third provisional measures decision issued by the Inter-American Court since last June ordering the release of...

Rosario Murillo, the eccentric and powerful “co-president of Nicaragua”

By Wilder Pérez R. RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - First, he called her the "eternally loyal," and now, a few days before the general elections,...

Uruguay sends tough message to Argentina and others for abstaining on OAS condemnation of Nicaraguan elections

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Argentine government abstained from voting on an Organization of American States (OAS) resolution calling for the release of...

Exiles in Costa Rica ask the world to disavow Nicaragua’s elections

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Exiled opposition leaders in Costa Rica asked the international community this Thursday to ignore the results of the elections...

Lacalle Pou’s criticisms of Cuba, Venezuela and Nicaragua generate division in Uruguay

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The criticisms of the president of Uruguay, Luis Lacalle Pou, expressed at the CELAC Summit towards Cuba, Venezuela, and...

University students issue an “SOS” for the health of imprisoned student leader in Nicaragua

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Nicaraguan University Alliance (AUN) issued this Monday an "SOS for the physical health and psychological condition" of youth...

Nicaragua starts legal crackdown on Ortega opponents ahead of election

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Nicaraguan authorities on Friday (3) said they would prosecute 3 arrested presidential hopefuls for treason, a day after they...

Nicaraguan Parliament dismantles another 15 NGOs; those banned now number 49

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Nicaragua's National Assembly (Parliament) on Thursday (26) canceled the legal personality of another 15 NGOs, bringing to 49 the...

Opinion: None of democracy’s basic elements survive in Bolivia and Nicaragua

By Carlos Sánchez Berzain RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - (Opinion) Governments, democratic leaders, the international community and some media continue to describe Nicaragua and Bolivia...

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