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Should the US Worry About China's Canal in Nicaragua? - Foreign Policy

Foreign PolicyShould the US Worry About China's Canal in Nicaragua?Foreign PolicyFollowing an agreement between the Nicaraguan government and shadowy Chinese billionaire Wang Jing, there may be a new canal in the Western Hemisphere. The possibility of a transoceanic canal through Nicaragua has been discussed for almost 400 ...Mystery Surrounds Chinese Investment in Nicaraguan Canal ProjectRadio Free Asiaall 4 news articles »

Beachcombing along the Caribbean drug trail in Nicaragua Drug trafficking - The Tico Times

The Tico TimesBeachcombing along the Caribbean drug trail in Nicaragua Drug traffickingThe Tico TimesEL BLUFF, Nicaragua ? It's Saturday morning, and the beach by this southeast Nicaraguan village is full of seaweed and plastic waste. The waves of the Caribbean Sea are choppy because the rainy season has just begun. Conditions are perfect for a day of ...

Donna Tabor is a one-woman charity in Nicaragua - Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorDonna Tabor is a one-woman charity in NicaraguaChristian Science MonitorNicaragua is, after Haiti, the second poorest nation in the Western Hemisphere. Revolution and civil war ruined the economy in the latter half of the 20th century. Today, 46 percent of Nicaraguans live below the poverty level, surviving on less than $2 ...and more »

Nicaragua's first lady is a powerful partner of president - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesNicaragua's first lady is a powerful partner of presidentLos Angeles TimesOnce a revolutionary poet of modest success, Murillo today is Nicaragua's most powerful woman and, in the opinion of many, essentially a co-president with her husband. The arrangement, opponents say, allows the first couple to consolidate power and ...

Brookline Sister City Project team heads to Nicaragua - Wicked Local Brookline

Brookline Sister City Project team heads to NicaraguaWicked Local BrooklineAfter more than six months of preparation, the Brookline Quezalguaque Sister City Project's seventh summer health project moved closer to start-up on May 16 when Brookline physicians and Sister City Board members Peter Moyer and Kea van der Ziel, ...

Mystery Surrounds the Nicaragua Canal Project - China Digital Times

China Digital TimesMystery Surrounds the Nicaragua Canal ProjectChina Digital TimesEven in China, Wang Jing is a largely unknown. The Chinese media commonly refer to him as a ?mysterious businessman.? But the pudgy billionaire is believed to have close ties with China's People's Liberation Army, as well as top Communist Party ...and more »

Cocoa Beach mission has vision for Nicaragua - Florida Today

Florida TodayCocoa Beach mission has vision for NicaraguaFlorida TodayBeautiful, soulful eyes of children in Nicaragua touched the heart of Elaine Moody and became the vision for Through Eyes of Children long before the ministry focused on that aspect of service. "Our primary purpose is to show the love of Jesus through ...

House Hunting in ... Nicaragua - New York Times

New York TimesHouse Hunting in ... NicaraguaNew York TimesAs its years of political turmoil recede somewhat in memory, Nicaragua is growing as a second-home destination, agents say. Prices for waterfront homes are typically lower than in Costa Rica, Panama and other regional destinations, and the country's ...

Riverhead grad to treat disabled children in Nicaragua, seeking donations - RiverheadLOCAL

RiverheadLOCALRiverhead grad to treat disabled children in Nicaragua, seeking donationsRiverheadLOCALSo when she learned that her doctoral physical therapy program at Quinnipiac University offers a service trip for the treatment of impoverished Nicaraguan children, she jumped at the opportunity to get involved. ?These are people who really need and ...

DESRON 40, CP-15 Crew Begins Mission In Nicaragua - Florida Times-Union

Florida Times-UnionDESRON 40, CP-15 Crew Begins Mission In NicaraguaFlorida Times-UnionSamuel Hancock, commodore aboard Comfort, meet with City Hall officials in Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua. Continuing Promise is a U.S. Southern Command-sponsored and U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet-conducted deployment to ...and more »

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