Nicaragua News

  • Increased Difficulties for Christians
    Daniel Ortega is smiling.
    President Daniel Ortega
    Photo: Wikipedia / Office of the President,
    Republic of China (Taiwan)

    Under the regime of President Daniel Ortega, life for Christians in Nicaragua has become increasingly difficult. Many Catholic priests have been detained, often for being overtly opposed to the abusive actions committed by the country's governing authorities. During the last week of December alone, nine priests were detained.