Tag: Nicaragua

Eleven pastors sentenced to prison

In Nicaragua, eleven pastors were sentenced to prison as part of the government's crackdown on churches. 

Nicaragua penalizes eleven pastors on 'sham charges' of money laundering

The Nicaraguan judiciary has convicted eleven Nicaraguan pastors linked to the U.S.-based Mountain Gateway ministry

Crackdown on organizations continues in Nicaragua

The Nicaraguan government banned another group of organizations, associations, and foundations.

Nicaragua cancels the legal status of Christian NGOs

Overall, the legal status of sixteen NGOs was canceled, among them ten Christian organizations.

Bishop Álvarez released from Nicaragua and has taken refuge with the Holy See

He was detained since 2022 but was released together with 18 other representatives of the Catholic Church.

Pope Condemns Nicaragua’s Persecution of the Church

Pope Francis highlighted and condemned Nicaragua’s Ortega regime's persecution of the Catholic church.

Nicaraguan bishop in exile asks "not to abandon us"

The Pope also expressed concers about the current situation in Nicaragua

Nicaragua arrested two Catholic priests amid rising tensions

Over the past few years, Ortega’s administration has increasingly targeted members of the Catholic Church

Exiled Catholics testify about their imprisonment in Nicaragua

An exiled prisoner shared the heinous details of imprisonment under the Ortega dictatorship

Nicaragua released twelve Catholic priests

Six of the released priests were detained this month.