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Government of Spain reiterates its concern over the detention of opposition politicians in Nicaragua

Wednesday 9 June 2021

The State of Nicaragua has an international commitment to respect human rights. The Government of Nicaragua is responsible for preserving and guaranteeing the fundamental rights and freedoms of all its citizens, whether or not they are political sympathisers, in accordance with international law and its own constitution.

The Government of Spain calls for the immediate release of the arrested, imprisoned or detained candidates: Cristiana Chamorro, Arturo Cruz, Félix Maradiaga and Juan Sebastián Chamorro, and other opponents, as well as an end to the persecution of political and social actors and the independent media.

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