BRITISH trade unionists and solidarity campaigners have united in opposition to US moves to cut off international finance to Nicaragua.
Eight national and local British organisations and 128 individuals signed a statement, the Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign (NSC) said yesterday.
Tuesday 23rd May 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
JAMES TWEEDIE speaks to Ricardo Carioni, the first secretary at the Nicaraguan embassy in London, about the grave social, economic and political consequences sanctions by the US government will visit on his country
Friday 19th May 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
NICARAGUAN President Daniel Ortega was sworn in for his fourth five-year term yesterday — with his wife Rosario Murillo as vice-president.
Cuban First Vice-President Miguel Diaz-Canel led a delegation of Havana dignitaries to the inauguration ceremony for the Sandinista National...
Wednesday 11th Jan 2017
NICARAGUAN President Daniel Ortega has overwhelmingly won re-election to serve a third consecutive term, the Supreme Electoral Council announced yesterday.
With about two-thirds of the ballots counted in Sunday’s six-candidate presidential race, Mr Ortega had more than 71 per...
Tuesday 8th Nov 2016
NICARAGUAN liberation theology priest and former Sandinista minister Fernando Cardenal died in the capital Managua on Saturday at the age of 82.
The Jesuit joined the Sandinista rebels after they overthrew the dictatorship of Anastasio Somoza in 1979, first leading a widely praised...
Monday 22nd Feb 2016
NICARAGUA’S canal commission approved an environmental impact study on Thursday, paving the way for a £33 billion Chinese interocean project.
Canal commission representative Manuel Coronel Kautz said the decision authorises China’s HKND Company to start structural and...
Saturday 7th Nov 2015
NICK MATTHEWS recommends a tense new feature film by Florence Jaugey dealing with the abuse of social media in Nicaragua
Thursday 5th Nov 2015
Monday 15th Dec 2014
Sunday 31st Aug 2014
Nicaraguan police kill farmer during a weekend protest at a sugar mill
Tuesday 21st Jan 2014