Nicaraguan opposition says dozens arrested in banned protests

Demonstrators shouts slogans during a march to mark the one year anniversary of the protests against Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega's government in Managua, Nicaragua April 17, 2019.REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas

MANAGUA (Reuters) – Hundreds of Nicaraguans opposed to President Daniel Ortega took to the streets on Wednesday in protests deemed illegal by the government and several dozen were arrested, according to an opposition group, although police denied anyone was detained. A large number of police could be seen in riot gear surrounding the site of […]

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