Nicaragua government says releases hundreds of prisoners ahead of protest anniversary

Credit: Reuters- Published on April 17, 2019
Nicaragua's government said it released 636 prisoners on Tuesday as embattled President Daniel Ortega seeks to consolidate his hold on power nearly one year since the beginning of the biggest protests to shake his government.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO
Published on April 17, 2019 -  02:40
Future unclear for Nicaragua's political prisoners
More than 200 people remain in jail, a year after protests against President Daniel Ortega.

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