José Daniel Ortega Saavedra (La Libertad, 11 de noviembre de 1945 - ) es un político nicaragüense, presidente de ese país desde 2007 y líder del Frente Sandinista de Liberación Nacional (FSLN).
Durante su vida ha sido uno de los líderes más importantes del Frente Sandinista de Liberación Nacional (FSLN), formó parte del directorio que se hizo cargo del poder al triunfo de la Revolución Sandinista que derrotó la dictadura que la familia Somoza venía manteniendo en el país, con apoyo de Estados Unidos, desde 1934.
Fue el jefe de estado anteriormente, en el período de 1985 hasta 1990 cuando el FSLN perdió las elecciones ante la Unión Nacional Opositora (UNO), una ...
In yesterday’s Impromptus, I talked about President Barack Obama’s foreign policy, and in particular its gestures: the New Year’s message to Iran’s “people and leaders”; the hearty handshakes and grins with Hugo Chávez; and so on. All of these gestures have consequences, and I’m afraid that none of them will be good. At that Americas summit, Daniel Ortega delivered a diatribe against the United States. He took care to slam us for the Bay of Pigs, but said that Obama could not be held responsible for that. Our president’s response? ...
There’s democracy in Cuba and it doesn’t divide the people, affirmed Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega, during his appearance on the Special Round Table aired on Wednesday by Cuban radio and TV.
He indicated that is necessary to know Cuban democracy and compared it to that imposed on other peoples, which creates division and even wars; these are the Empire’s guidelines. However, the Caribbean archipelago has a model that doesn’t divide its citizens. The multiparty system, said the Nicaraguan head of state, is nothing but a way of disintegrating and dividing nations ...
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Daniel Ortega Goes From U.S. Foe to Friend in Drug War Battle - Bloomberg Cuba NewsDaniel Ortega Goes From U.S. Foe to Friend in Drug War BattleBloomberg(Bloomberg) -- Daniel Ortega, the Nicaraguan leader who overthrew a U.S.-backed dictatorship and then bore the wrath of rebels funded by American weapons sales to Iran, isn't so bad after all, at least according to drug-policy experts. While the 69 ...Nicaragua: Daniel Ortega Holds Meeting with German ParliamentariansPrensa LatinaNicaragua supports Russia's position on settlement of Ukrainian crisis ...Russia and India ReportRussian Defense Minister Awarded by Nicaragua Amid Cooperation BoostSputnik Internationalall 27 news articles »
7 Times Democrats Advised America's Enemies to Oppose the President - Breitbart News Breitbart News7 Times Democrats Advised America's Enemies to Oppose the PresidentBreitbart NewsIn 1984, 10 Democrats sent a letter to Daniel Ortega Saavedra, the head of the military dictatorship in Nicaragua, praising Saavedra for “taking steps to open up the political process in your country.” House Speaker Jim Wright signed the letter. In ...and more »
Daniel Ortega needs to be the center of attention, say Nicaragua's opposition - The Tico Times The Tico TimesDaniel Ortega needs to be the center of attention, say Nicaragua's oppositionThe Tico TimesIn an unexpected move at the start of the Third Summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) held last month in Costa Rica, Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega had a surprise for participants. Just before closing his speech ...Relevance of Puerto Rico at the CELAC SummitWorkers Worldall 2 news articles »