Eleven killed in Nicaragua protests, including attack on Mother's Day march

Eleven killed in Nicaragua protests, including attack on Mother's Day marchBy Oswaldo Rivas MANAGUA (Reuters) – Eleven people were killed on Wednesday in one of the worst days of violence since protests against Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega began more than a month ago, a rights group said on Thursday. Witnesses said pro-government armed groups opened fire on the marchers during a demonstration on Wednesday, Nicaragua’s Mother’s Day. The march was held to remember the children who were among the more than 80 killed since the start of protests more than a month ago.



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