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Tensions High as Nicaragua Closes Border to Cuban Migrants

Nicaragua has sent more than 1,000 Cuban migrants, heading to the United States, back to Costa Rica, accusing San Jose of deliberately sparking a humanitarian crisis. The diplomatic crisis began last week when Costa Rica said it would issue temporary transit visas to more than 1,000 Cubans it detained in recent days after crossing into the country from Panama. Costa Rica's immigration chief said the government initially was deporting Cubans who arrived without proper visas, but...

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