The Unraveling of Nicaragua
The political conflict in Nicaragua has killed 120 and injured over 1,000. At the heart of the conflict is Daniel Ortega’s Sandinista government, which has been accused of running the country like a cartel. Protestors have become increasingly vocal in demanding the president’s removal and accompanying democratic reforms. Amidst the unrest, police, youth paramilitaries, an unknown gangs of masked men roam the capital city, spreading violence.