The Government of Costa Rica says it will not give in to any request that puts at risk the lives of people who request refuge in the country.
Daniel Ortega speaking to thousands of supporters on Wednesday in Managua.
This is how Lorena Aguilar, Vice Chancellor, responded to the pretensions of the President of Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega, to obtain the list of asylum seekers from his country.
On Wednesday, Ortega said he will ask for “a list of people who are seeking asylum” in Costa Rica to point out those who, in their opinion, committed crimes in the context of the protests that affected the country and should be tried in court.
“We are going to tell him very clearly and if they (Costa Ricans) want to have them,