200 Nicaraguans Claim Asylum Daily In Costa Rica, Fleeing Violent Unrest

Nicaraguan refugees fleeing their country due to unrest sleep in a Christian church in San José, Costa Rica, on July 28.

For over four months, Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega has responded forcefully to nationwide protests. As many as 23,000 are seeking refuge next door.

(Image credit: Juan Carlos Ulate/Reuters)


Source: NPR