Throughout the late 19th century and the early 20th century Nicaragua had faced immense struggle and a mass loss of life

Throughout the late 19th century and the early 20th century Nicaragua had faced immense struggle and a mass loss of life. Thousands of lives were lost due several civil wars in and unqualified revolution. The United States intervention of Nicaragua from 1912 to 1933 was part of the period known as the Banana Wars, where the US military forcefully intervened in several different Latin American countries from 1898 to 1934.The United States played a major role in the ongoing act of violence and made matters worse towards the early 1920’s. Nicaragua was a covet location for a oceanic canal to made to connect the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean, the United States’ only worry was about rebellions and violent uprisings due to the hesitant Nicaraguan people.