efe-epaBy Luis Felipe Palacios. Peñas Blancas, Nicaragua

While truckers in Europe are considered heroes in the coronavirus crisis for guaranteeing the supply of food, health and hygiene products, it is just the opposite in Central America.

At least that's the feeling of hundreds of truckers who have been trapped in a 24-kilometer-long queue on the Nicaraguan side of the border with Costa Rica since last Friday. EFE-EPA