Nicaraguan government cracks down on doctors thousands hit the streets

center_img MANAGUA, Nicaragua—Thousands marched Saturday against President Daniel Ortega’s government and his crackdown against doctors who treated injured protestors that Ortega calls terrorists.The demonstrators chanted “No more abuses,” “Long live doctors,” and “Doctors are not Terrorists,” in solidarity with doctors the government has punished for being opposition members or caring for them.About 100 doctors nationwide were fired from public hospitals for tending to people hurt in the anti-Ortega unrest.last_img

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