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Ortega’s Electoral Legislation, Biased Council Undermine Credibility of Nicaraguan Elections

PRESS STATEMENT NED PRICE, DEPARTMENT SPOKESPERSON MAY 6, 2021 The United States is deeply concerned that the Nicaraguan Government under Daniel Ortega has rebuffed calls by its own citizens and the international community — including the Organization of American States, the European Union, and the United Nations — to build confidence in the electoral process by passing meaningful reforms to ...
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World Press Freedom Day

PRESS STATEMENT ANTONY J. BLINKEN, SECRETARY OF STATE MAY 2, 2021 Tomorrow, the United States joins the international community in celebrating World Press Freedom Day.  Information and knowledge are powerful tools, and a free and independent press is the core institution connecting publics to the information they need to advocate for themselves, make informed decisions, and ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: COVID Update (April 29, 2021)

Location: Nicaragua Event: There are many reports about increasing COVID cases in Nicaraguan hospitals and communities, and a new wave is possibly approaching. We urge you to protect yourself and your family by remaining vigilant and following public health guidelines to avoid risk of infection. We can slow the spread of COVID-19. Take the following ...
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U.S. Embassy Managua, Nicaragua Message for U.S. Citizens: Foreign Service Officer Test June 5

The Foreign Service Officer Test (FSOT) is the first step in the Foreign Service selection process. The U.S. Embassy in Managua will host a limited number of tests on June 5, 2021. Registration for the FSOT will open on April 22 and close on May 27. Visit this website to register for the FSOT:  https://home.pearsonvue.com/fsot View ...
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