Ortega is back ... long live the little guy July 25th 2010 Daniel Ortega is once again president of Nicaragua, despite the underhand dealings of the US for the past 30 years. For youngsters reading, Iraq wasn't the first place they stuck their noses in because they didn't like the regime and nearly destroyed a country.
But it does mean that a certain amount of corruption is likely to be tolerated in the communist search for parity between the little gu ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Nicaragua The Pacific Coast of Nicaragua was settled as a Spanish colony from Panama in the early 16th century. Independence from Spain was declared in 1821 and the country became an independent republic in 1838. Britain occupied the Caribbean Coast in the fir... ... read more