US pulls visas of 100 Nicaraguan legislators, judges – The Washington Post

The department accused the officials and their family members of having “advanced the Ortega-Murillo regime’s assault on democracy.” That was a reference to Rosario Murillo, Ortega’s wife and Vice President.

The measure targets “those with responsibility for, or complicity in, the suppression of peaceful protests or abuse of human rights, and the immediate family members of such persons.” It prevents those named from entering the United States.

Source: US pulls visas of 100 Nicaraguan legislators, judges – The Washington Post