Quote of the Day: In Nicaragua, a Forceful Push Against a Revolt – The New York Times

Protesters using homemade weapons during clashes with the police in Masaya, Nicaragua, on Tuesday. At least four people died and more than 30 were injured during the day of fighting.CreditOswaldo Rivas/Reuters

“I want a free country, where it’s not a crime to be young.”

~SARA MARITZA OPORTO, whose 23-year-old son was arrested during a bloody crackdown on mass protests against Nicaragua’s president, Daniel Ortega, who has clung to power for nearly 40 years.

Source: Quotation of the Day: In Nicaragua, a Forceful Push Against a Revolt – The New York Times

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