Hundreds of people protest against the Nicaraguan government and President Daniel Ortega after winning a U-turn on a proposed welfare overhaul. Photo: EPA

Deadly Nicaragua protests cause U-turn on pension overhaul as pressure mounts on President Ortega to ‘get out’

Demonstrations began last week after the government launched a plan to change the country’s welfare system, but the plan was scrapped on Sunday

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Hundreds of people protest against the Nicaraguan government and President Daniel Ortega after winning a U-turn on a proposed welfare overhaul. Photo: EPA
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