Nicaragua: 20 killed in police-protesters clash

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Silvio Báez, auxiliary bishop of Managua, has denounced country that rioters shot at Mansalvo against some 2,000 young people protesting in atrium of parish of Santiago, in Jinotepe, a city located 32 kilometers from Managua.

The violent demonstrations were triggered from the new social security measures, which advanced by the Nicaraguan Institute of Social Security (INSS), establish an increase in contribution and a deduction of five percent from pensions.

But the changes touched off protests across the Central American nation that escalated into clashes with police as well as looting and vandalism.

Gahoan's death is one of at least 25 around the country since protests broke out, CNN reported, citing local human rights activists.

It said the purchase of food and fuel may become more challenging and access to the airport in the capital of Managua may be blocked.

It's calling for "broad?-based dialogue involving all sectors o?f society" and urges the government to allow an independent investigation into the deaths.

The Pope said he was "very anxious about what is happening these days in Nicaragua", where citizens took to the streets beginning April 18 after the government announced changes to the nation's social security system. The group said talks could not begin until the government ended police violence, released those who had been arrested for demonstrating peacefully, and re-established freedom of speech.

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Ortega says his government is willing to enter into talks over the dispute.

In the cameraman's video, which Business Insider has chosen not to publish, Gahona is seen approaching an ATM glass door when a single shot rings out and Gahona collapses immediately. Voices cry his name and someone presses a piece of cloth to his head to try to staunch the stream of blood.

Another Bluefields reporter, Ileana Lacayo, said he died en route to the hospital.

The unrest erupted Wednesday over pension reforms, with students a prominent group.

On Friday, the government put the number of people killed in two days of protests at 10.

This Saturday, the government's response came hours after the Nicaraguan business leadership rejected the dialogue offered by the president and demanded a cessation of repression and respect for the right of demonstrations of Nicaraguans. A journalist covering the unrest was also killed.

Ortega announced on Sunday the repeal of the reform in a meeting with concerned Free Trade Zone investors, but did not call off his supporters or the Police from attacking the protestors.

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