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Nicaragua is one of the biggest recipients of Finnish development aid. If Finland pulls its aid, it would be the second European country to do so following President Daniel Ortega's controversial reelection three months ago.


Sandinista government officials are downplaying reports in the Finnish press that Finland is preparing to pull its $13 million in per annum aid to Nicaragua over concerns about the country’s commitment to democracy and human rights.