Hugo Torres Jiménez
Hugo Torres Jiménez (25 April 1948 – 12 February 2022) was a Nicaraguan Sandinista guerrilla and military leader. He was a retired Brigadier General in the Nicaraguan Armed Forces. During the Sandinista National Liberation Front effort to overthrow the Somoza family regime. In June 2021 he was part of a wave of arrests of opposition figures by the Daniel Ortega administration.
Jorge Hugo Torres Jiménez
25 April 1948
|Died||12 February 2022(aged 73)|
|Employer||Nicaraguan Armed Forces|
|Title||Brigadier General (ret.)|
|Political party||Sandinista National Liberation Front|
Sandinista Renovation Movement
Democratic Renewal Union
Torres Jiménez died while in prison on 12 February 2022, aged 73.
- "Nicaragua dissident jailed under Ortega dies in prison: family". France 24. 12 February 2022. Retrieved 12 February 2022.