Nicaraguans in Costa Rica set out to mount anti-Ortega border protest

Nicaraguan expats living in Costa Rica take part in the "Caravan for Liberty and Justice" to protest against the government of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega, in La Cruz, Costa Rica border with Nicaragua, December 16, 2018. REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate

SAN JOSE (Reuters) – Several hundred Nicaraguan dissidents set off in a caravan on Sunday from Costa Rica’s capital en route to the Nicaraguan border to protest against their president, Daniel Ortega, and encourage his domestic opponents. More than 300 people have been killed as the Ortega administration has responded, often brutally, to months of […]

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