Statement by Foreign Affairs Minister on recent deaths in Nicaragua


April 23, 2018 - Ottawa, Ontario - Global Affairs Canada

The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement:

“Canada is deeply concerned by reports of several deaths and injuries surrounding ongoing demonstrations in Nicaragua.

“We urge all parties involved to resolve the situation through inclusive and peaceful dialogue to protect the rights and safety of the Nicaraguan people.”


Adam Austen
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs

Media Relations Office
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