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OAS Seeks to Activate Democratic Charter on Nicaragua

Costa Rica said Saturday it has received a request from the head of the Organization of American States to activate a process of invoking the Inter-American Democratic Charter against Nicaragua amid alleged abuses in the country. Costa Rica's Foreign Ministry said in a statement that the charter's Article 20 may be activated when a member state produces an alteration in the constitutional order that seriously harms democratic order, and any nation or the OAS' secretary-general...

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