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Nicaragua arrests 7th presidential contender in Nov. 7 vote

2 monthes ago   |   By Star Tribune

Nicaraguan police placed under house arrest a seventh presidential contender on Saturday, meaning that almost all of those who could have challenged President Daniel Ortega in the Nov. 7 elections have now been detained.
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