Witness - Fighting the Contras
In the 1980s Nicaragua's left-wing Sandinistas were under attack from US-backed Contra rebels. We hear the account of a former member of the Sandinista's elite special forces.
*This programme contains distressing accounts of graphic violence.* In the 1980s left-wing Sandinistas in Nicaragua were under attack from US-backed Contra rebels. We hear a unique personal account from one former member of the Sandinista special forces, an elite unit involved in the brutal fight for control of the Central American country. (Photo: AFP/GettyImages)