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How Nicaragua's Protests Could Spread Elsewhere in Central America

May 17, 2018 | 08:00 GMT
In this photograph, demonstrators sing the Nicaraguan national anthem in front of a police station during a protest against President Daniel Ortega's government in Managua on April 25.

Widespread protests in Nicaragua are challenging the foundations of President Daniel Ortega's government. If he falls, the demonstrations could ignite unrest in neighboring Honduras and Guatemala.

(RODRIGO ARANGUA/AFP/Getty Images)

President Daniel Ortega is battling to save his government in Managua as public anger grows. But if he falls, the knock-on effect is unlikely to stop at Nicaragua's borders....

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