A crowd of mourners gathered Wednesday for the funeral of Tomas Borge, one of the founders of Nicaragua's leftist Sandinista movement who served as interior minister after the 1979 revolution.
The former guerilla fighter, considered one of the hardliners in Daniel Ortega's gov …
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