Feb 13, 2015
Nicaragua to buy MiG-29 to fight drug trafficking
The International Court of Justice in The Hague passed a decision in 2012, awarding Nicaragua 75,000 square kilometers in the Caribbean that used to be Colombia’s. Now Nicaragua intends to take additional measures in this region to fight drug trafficking.
Nicaraguan military also consider buying additional patrol boats, eying Russia as a possible supplier. Russian Defense Minister will visit Nicaragua shortly on a Latin American tour that also includes Venezuela and Cuba.