Nicaragua

Nicaragua's Ortega calls for negotiations to end crisis

The opposition wants electoral reform and justice for those who died during a brutal government crackdown last year.

Nicaragua's Ortega calls for negotiations to end crisis

Brazil

Latin America in 2019: Stories to watch

As controversial new leaders find their feet and crises continue, here are the stories to look out for this year.

Latin America in 2019: Stories to watch

Nicaragua

US imposes sanctions on Nicaragua's vice president and adviser

US accuses Rosario Murillo and an aide Nestor Moncada of undermining Nicaragua's democracy.

US imposes sanctions on Nicaragua's vice president and adviser

Nicaragua

Nicaragua must allow access to human rights investigators: OAS

More than 300 people have been killed since protests against President Daniel Ortega began in April, rights groups say.

Nicaragua must allow access to human rights investigators: OAS

Human Rights

Nicaragua intensified crackdown on protesters: Amnesty

Authorities carried out arbitrary detentions, torture and use of indiscriminate force, Amnesty says in new report.

Nicaragua intensified crackdown on protesters: Amnesty

Nicaragua

Nicaragua police arrests anti-government protesters

Police arrest at least 26 people as it quashes protests against President Daniel Ortega.

UpFront

What happened to Nicaragua's democracy?

The government calls the ongoing protests a 'violent criminal coup', but critics say President Ortega is the new Somoza.

What happened to Nicaragua's democracy?

UpFront

Who is responsible for the violence in Nicaragua?

We challenge Nicaragua's vice minister of foreign affairs and debate whether the UK Labour Party is anti-Semitic.

Who is responsible for the violence in Nicaragua?

Latin America

Nicaragua police under threat for criticising deadly crackdown

Rights groups say officers face danger for speaking out against violent repression of protests that have killed at least 300 people and wounded thousands of others in past five months.

Talk to Al Jazeera

Sergio Ramirez: Ortega is facing a bloody reality check

The former Nicaraguan vice president discusses the ongoing opposition to President Daniel Ortega.

Nicaragua

'This is a revolution': Who are Nicaragua's student protesters?

In Nicaragua, students at the heart of the anti-government protests say they want another revolution.

'This is a revolution': Who are Nicaragua's student protesters?

Nicaragua

Las turbas: Who are Nicaragua's pro-government armed groups?

Ortega denies controlling the pro-government armed groups that rights groups accuse of working with the police.

Las turbas: Who are Nicaragua's pro-government armed groups?

Nicaragua

Pro-Ortega forces take Nicaragua opposition stronghold

Police and government-backed paramilitaries seize opposition stronghold amid international condemnation of violence.

Nicaragua: Pro-Ortega forces take opposition stronghold Monimbo

Latin America

Nicaragua unrest: What you should know

At least 280 people have died during a government crackdown on students, calling for the president's resignation.

Latin America

Nicaragua's Ortega rules out elections as violence continues

Rights groups say raid by pro-government groups left at least 14 dead as more than two months of protests continue.

Nicaragua's Ortega rules out elections as violence continues