Nicaragua on knife-edge as protest deaths rise to 27

Nicaragua on knife-edge as protest deaths rise to 27Nicaragua was sliding into unchartered territory on Tuesday with protests against longtime President Daniel Ortega swelling to outpace a robust police crackdown in which at least 27 people have been killed. Nearly a week of unrest has violently exposed public resentment of the 72-year-old leftist leader and his wife Rosario Murillo, who is the vice president. Relatives of US Embassy staff have been ordered out of the country by the State Department in a sign of international alarm at the turn of events.


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