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The mystique of Nicaragua's cigars

Thursday, January 30, 2020


Part of the success of Nicaragua's thriving cigar industry is a carefully honed mystique of family: How the clannish industry was forged and maintained by a handful of fathers, sons, cousins, brothers - and sisters and mothers, too.

With more than 50 factories, large and small, the industry is centered around the northwestern city of Esteli, AFP reports.