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Venezuela needs our attention, but so do dictatorships-in-waiting Nicaragua and Bolivia.

While the world is watching Venezuela's descent into a full blown dictatorship, scant attention has been paid to the slow-motion disappearance of democracy in two other countries: Nicaragua and Bolivia. … Click to Continue

- Miami Herald - US

Temporary protected status ending for Haitians living in US.

The Trump administration announced that in 2019 nearly 60,000 Haitians who have been living legally in the US with visas issued on humanitarian grounds must return to Haiti. TPS protections for Sudan and Nicaragua have also been terminated.

- Christian Science Monitor - US

FIFA slaps lifetime bans on three former world football executives guilty of corruption.

Rafael Esquivel, a former head of the Venezuelan Football Association, Nicaragua's Julio Rocha, a former FIFA development officer, and Richard Lai of Guam, who served on FIFA's auditing body, have all been barred from any further involvement in the sport. The post FIFA slaps lifetime bans on three former world football ...

- Firstpost - IN

The Unchecked Demise of Nicaraguan Democracy.

In Latin American countries like Nicaragua, it is a slow erosion of democracy rather than an overt rupture that threatens long-term progress and stability.

- Carnegie Endowment - US

Nicaragua to hedge Russian, US aid in 2018.

The National Assembly of Nicaragua has approved 'Decree 19-2017' authorising foreign military personnel and platforms to enter the country, and continuing to seek patrons in Moscow and Washington. The decree, announced on 9 November and viewed by Jane's , covers the period from 1

- Jane’s - US