Sandinista (Nicaragua) [ 10 images ]
The Sandinista National Liberation Front (in Spanish: Frente Sandinista de LiberaciÛn Nacional, or FSLN) is a socialist political party in Nicaragua. The FSLN is one of Nicaragua's two leading parties. Sandinistas took their name from Augusto CÈsar Sandino (1895ñ1934), the historical leader of Nicaragua's nationalist rebellion against the US occupation of the country in the 1930s. In 1979 the FSLN overthrew the Somoza dynasty and ruled Nicaragua from 1979 to 1990. They...