The operation of sfno (1974)

the Sandinista national liberation front

the Action of spno was held 27.12.1974 in the capital, Managua. Group "Juan josé Quesada" had taken over the residence of the former Minister during a reception in honor of the American Ambassador stationed there, officials and foreign ambassadors. It was the first operation directed against representatives of the state. First captures only radio station, television station. The rebels demanded the release of imprisoned Sandinistas, a ransom of $ 5 million and increase of salaries to soldiers and the salaries of workers. The government satisfied some of the requirements were released, many Sandinistas, including Daniel Ortega.