Deadly shoot-out, fire break Nicaragua truce; talks proceed

A man stands inside a burned house where, according to local media, six people died, during a protest against Nicaragua's President Daniel Ortega's in Managua, Nicaragua June 16, 2018.REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (Reuters) – Eight people died on Saturday in a shoot-out and fire that shattered a truce struck hours earlier between President Daniel Ortega and protesters, and civic leaders condemned the violence while vowing to continue talks with the government. Nicaragua’s crisis, the country’s bloodiest confrontations since a civil war ended in 1990, has […]

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