Latest news and today's news from Nicaragua

... from Bing and Google News

Nicaragua , Saturday 21 April 2018

News Nicaragua: At Least 5 Dead In Violent Clashes In Nicaragua Over Social Security Changes

News channel or source: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/3-dead-nicaragua-clashes_us_5ada893ce4b009869bf97282
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Four young protesters and a police officer were killed in increasingly violent clashes over social security cuts in Nicaragua, Associated Press reported Friday. Protests began Wednesday after a new law was signed increasing tax contributions and cutting ...

News Nicaragua: Nicaragua Roiled by Protests Over Social Security Benefits

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/20/world/americas/nicaragua-protests-ortega.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

MEXICO CITY — Extraordinary protests against the government of President Daniel Ortega of Nicaragua extended into a third day on Friday as thousands of demonstrators took to the streets in Managua, the capital, and other cities, clashing with government ...

News Nicaragua: Five people die as anti-government protests spread across Nicaragua

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/five-people-die-as-anti-government-protests-spread-across-nicaragua/ar-AAw825C
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

A protester walks between burning barricades in Managua following days of deadly protests across Nicaragua. Photograph: Alfredo Zuniga/AP Violent protests have spread across Nicaragua in response to government reforms of the social security system.

News Nicaragua: Ten killed in Nicaragua protests over pensions reform

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-43846643
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

These are external links and will open in a new window Media captionThe protest against pension changes have escalated over the past three days Ten people have been killed in Nicaragua in three days of clashes between police and opponents of changes to the ...

News Nicaragua: 2 more killed in Nicaragua social security protests: reports

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/killed-protests-nicaraguan-social-security-reform-54620524
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Two university student protesters were killed Friday in clashes over a social security reform pushed by President Daniel Ortega's government, according to independent media reports. Police did not immediately confirm the deaths, but images of the two young ...

News Nicaragua: At least three dead, including police officer, in Nicaragua protests

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/world/at-least-three-dead-including-police-officer-in-nicaragua-protests/ar-AAw88oS
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

MANAGUA (Reuters) - Protests in Nicaragua over changes to social security have led to the deaths of at least three people, including a police officer, the Red Cross said on Friday, heaping pressure on the leftist government of President Daniel Ortega.

News Nicaragua: 10 killed in violent protests against Nicaragua's pension reform plan

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/10-killed-violent-protests-against-nicaraguas-pension-reform-070405873.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Managua (AFP) - Violent protests against a proposed change to Nicaragua's pension system have left at least 10 people dead over two days, the government said Friday. In the biggest protests in President Daniel Ortega's 11 years in office in this poor ...

News Nicaragua: Three killed in Nicaragua pension protests

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/two-killed-nicaragua-pension-protests-074708763.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Managua (AFP) - Two protesters and a policeman were killed in Nicaragua's capital Managua after demonstrations over pension reform turned violent in the most significant protests in President Daniel Ortega's 11 years in office, officials said Friday.

News Nicaragua: Nicaragua protests over pension reform turn deadly, leaving 3 dead

News channel or source: http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/nicaragua-deadly-protests-1.4628291
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Police in Nicaragua say that a police officer, protester, and pro-government activist have been killed in clashes over a planned social security reform. The National Police said the officer was killed Thursday by a shotgun blast and the protester died as a ...

News Nicaragua: At Least 3 Killed, Including Police Officer, in Nicaragua Protests

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/three-killed-nicaragua-protests/4358461.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Nicaraguans have been protesting for three straight days against government changes to social security, signed into law earlier this week, that increase worker contributions and lower pensions. On Thursday, the police officer and a young protester were ...