“The cultural heritage of Nicaragua will continue to be protected by the United States thanks to the extension of the “Agreement Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Nicaragua Concerning the Imposition of Import Restrictions on Archaeological Material from the Pre-Hispanic Cultures of the Republic of Nicaragua.”

The U.S. Embassy in Managua and the Ministry of Foreign of Affairs of Nicaragua have exchanged diplomatic notes to extend the agreement. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has published notification of the extended restrictions in the Federal Register.”

Full editorial at the Voice of America.