Nicaragua's Ortega called a ''murderer' in talks with protesters

The president said, during negotiations to end the street violence, that the Nicaraguans killed in the crackdown were criminals.

    The president of Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega, has been described as a "murderer" by protesters demanding an end to his 11 years in power.

    He met opposition leaders for talks aimed at ending weeks of unrest, in which at least 60 demonstrators have been killed.

     

    Al Jazeera's Hannah Hoexter reports.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Project Force: Could the world survive a nuclear winter?

    Project Force: Could the world survive a nuclear winter?

    The consequences of a nuclear war would extend far beyond the blast itself, killing millions of people across the globe.

    Are K-pop and BTS fans a new force for social justice?

    Are K-pop and BTS fans a new force for social justice?

    K-pop fans are using the same social media tactics they employ to support music stars for social justice activism.

    Palestine and Israel: Mapping an annexation

    Palestine and Israel: Mapping an annexation

    What will the maps of Palestine and Israel look like if Israel illegally annexes the Jordan Valley on July 1?