Former soldiers of the Sandinista Popular Army (EPS) hold Sandinista ...
Feb 21st, 2012
(Reuters) - Former soldiers of the Sandinista Popular Army (EPS) hold Sandinista flags as they block a street in front of the National Assembly Building in Managua February 21, 2012. Dozens of former soldiers protested to demand the government of Daniel Ortega provide them social benefits as veterans of wars. REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas (NICARAGUA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY) -
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