MANAGUA (Reuters) - The Nicaraguan government said on Monday it had begun the process of freeing another 100 political prisoners after threats from the opposition it could abandon talks aimed at ending a political crisis and push for a general strike. Maria Adilia Peralta, who according to local media was arrested for participating in a protest against Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega's government, embraces a relative after being released from La Esperanza Prison, in Masaya, Nicaragua May 20, 2019.REUTERS/Oswaldo Rivas The government said the release was part of a plan to free almost 300 political prisoners by June 18, and it made its announcement soon after the opposition issued its threats. “We have issued 100 (release) orders for people (...) detained for committing crimes against public security and public order,” the interior ministry said in a statement. The government arrested hundreds of people during violent clashes that first erupted in April 2018 … [Read more...] about Nicaraguan government says to release 100 political prisoners
The Marvel Cinematic Universe has peaked with Avengers: Endgame, which is on track for a historic opening weekend in cinemas. It brings to a climax the 22-strong series of Marvel’s Infinity Saga, which began in 2008 with Iron Man. In what order should you watch the movies in the series? Below are a couple of suggestions - based on release chronology, and timeline chronology. Related articles Avengers Endgame: Truth behind THAT Captain Marvel end credits scene Avengers Endgame: WHO is the strongest Avenger? It's NOT who you think MCU release order This is the order in which the MCU movies have been released. Iron Man The Incredible Hulk Iron Man 2 Thor Captain America: The First Avenger The Avengers / Avengers Assemble Iron Man 3 Thor: The Dark World Captain America: The Winter Soldier Guardians of the Galaxy Avengers: Age of Ultron Ant-Man Captain America: Civil War Doctor Strange Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Spider-Man: Homecoming Thor: Ragnarok Black Panther Avengers: … [Read more...] about Avengers film order list: Iron Man to Endgame – Marvel movie series chronology revealed
There is not enough time now to watch all 21 precursors before Avengers: Endgame arrives in cinemas. However, fans who are not heading to the cinema on the opening night may be able to to work their way through this list. Here is the order in which Express.co.uk recommends watching the MCU before you see Endgame if you've got the time. Related articles Avengers Endgame reviews: 'EMOTIONAL' and 'IMPACTFUL' end to series Avengers Endgame: Do you NEED to watch Infinity War before Endgame? Phase One movies: Phase One introduced us to Tony Stark, the entrepreneur wealthy bad-boy who was thrust into the role of a superhero. In Phase One, Marvel introduced its first-time jump - with Captain America: The First Avengers taking place in the 40s during World War II. However, the 2011 Chris Evans movie should still be viewed fifth in this list for story continuity. Likewise, Captain Marvel is the second movie chronologically, taking place in the 1990s, but in release order is the most … [Read more...] about Marvel Cinematic Universe: What order should you watch Marvel movies in before Endgame?
Among the Star Wars fandom, there’s some contention regarding what order to watch the movies. Some — including creator George Lucas — hold that you should watch the series in numerical order. Others believe release order marks the only correct way. Then there’s Ernest Rinster’s ordering, plus the machete order. And let’s not get started on where to watch the spin-offs. But what’s the correct way? Let’s delve into the positives and negatives of each. Numerical order: I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX We’ll tell you what’s true. You can form your own view. From 15p €0.18 $0.18 USD 0.27 a day, more exclusives, analysis and extras. Subscribe now “Start with one,” Lucas says of the correct way of watching the Star Wars movies. “That’s the way to do it right: one, two, three, four, five, six. That’s the way they’re supposed to be done. Just because it took a long time to film it … [Read more...] about What is the correct order to watch the Star Wars movies?
Another year, another Star Wars movie lightspeeds into cinemas around the galaxy. This year, 2019, marks the release of Star Wars: Episode IX, the final instalment of the Skywalker story that first began in 1977. While many would argue for watching the various movies and TV shows in release order – meaning events such as the Darth Vader reveal have their proper impact – others, such as George Lucas himself, have taken to processing the wide spectrum of content in chronological order (for a more in-depth look at the various watching orders, read our article here). So, where to start? Below, we break down the Star Wars timeline, featuring only the major cannon material, broken into easy to discuss segments. We have stuck to the films and TV shows for the purpose of this piece, rather than delve into comics, books, games, online promotional material, etc. We’ll tell you what’s true. You can form your own view. From 15p … [Read more...] about How to watch every Star Wars movie and TV show in chronological order