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Nicaragua protests: More than 100 killed since April

Gunmen fired on anti-government demonstrators in Managua, as the death toll in the protests continues to rise in Nicaragua.

At least 16 people are confirmed to have been killed in the latest anti-government protests in Nicaragua.

Gunmen opened fire on a march paying tribute to the mothers of students killed in the unrest.

More than 100 people have now died in protests since April.

Al Jazeera’s Manuel Rapalo reports from the capital Managua.