Nicaragua: An unfinished revolution

Nicaragua: An unfinished revolution

Many of the revolution's promises remain unfulfilled -   July 19, 2009
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On July 19, 1979, the Sandinista revolution removed what many considered to be one of Latin America's most brutal dictatorships. Thirty years later, and with the Sandinista leader Daniel Ortega once again in power, Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman visited Nicaragua and found that many of the revolution's promises have remained unfulfilled.


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