Nicaragua issues arrest warrant for opposition leader

A demonstrator clashes with riot police during a protest against Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega's government in Managua, Nicaragua September 23, 2018. REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas

MANAGUA (Reuters) – A Managua judge issued an arrest warrant on Monday for opposition leader Felix Maradiaga, accused by the Nicaraguan government of financing violent protests that have rocked the impoverished Central American nation. The government of President Daniel Ortega has alleged that Maradiaga financed the protests and trained protesters through a think tank he […]

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