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Nicaragua is tucked between the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea. It is best known for its literature and crafts. Although the official language is Spanish, many Nicaraguans also speak English or an indigenous language.
Nicaragua has a history of foreign and domestic unrest, including a revolution that was squelched by a U.S.-backed government. The country continues to struggle with its economy; industries include coffee, sugar, and seafood.