April 27, 2022
‘Tense and Complicated’ Situation Prevails in Nicaragua After Anti-Government Protests
Following almost a week of often violent protests that left over 20 dead, the government of Daniel Ortega is now trying to negotiate with opposition forces and gave in to some of their demands. But the US is in the background to take advantage of the unrest, says John Kotula of NicaNotes.
John Kotula is a writer and artist who lives in Managua, Nicaragua. He writes for the blog NicaNotes which is published by The Alliance for Global Justice. Typically, his essays are about art, culture, and history in Nicaragua, but currently he is focusing on the political crises.