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Latinamerican post | THE NICARAGUAN CRISIS WORSENS: DOCTORS ARE BEING FIRED FOR ATTENDING PROTESTERS

Author: Carlos Eduardo Gómez Avella/ Latinamerican post.

The civic movement Articulación Leonesa denounced on Sunday, July 29, the dismissal of at least 13 doctors from the Oscar Danilo Rosales Argüello School Hospital. In its press release, the movement states that they were dismissed “for having treated the wounded in armed attacks by the Government.” The document states that the injured were demonstrators protesting against the government of President Ortega. However, hours later, the same day, the cardinal of Nicaragua, Leopoldo Brenes, described the situation as reprehensible, referring to the oath that doctors make at the end of their university career.

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