Nicaragua pledges to free anti-government protesters and begin reforms

FILE PHOTO: Masked demonstrators shout slogans against Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega's government during a protest to mark International Women's Day at Central American University (UCA) in Managua, Nicaragua March 8, 2019. REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas/File Photo

MANAGUA (Reuters) – Nicaragua’s government said on Saturday it would release prisoners rounded up in months of protests and implement electoral reforms, as talks continue with the opposition to end the country’s worst political crisis in three decades. At least 320 people have been killed, many more wounded, and several hundred detained in a crackdown […]

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