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Panama president values corruption scandal involving predecessor at nearly $100 million
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Panama president values corruption scandal involving predecessor at nearly $100 million

AFP - May 6, 2015

PANAMA CITY — Panama may have lost nearly $100 million to government corruption during the administration of President Ricardo Martinelli (2009-2014), his successor said in an interview…

Ruling party loses again as Juan Carlos Varela wins Panama presidency
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Newsletter
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Ruling party loses again as Juan Carlos Varela wins Panama presidency

AFP - May 4, 2014

PANAMA CITY -- Conservative Juan Carlos Varela, the vice president who broke politically with President Ricardo Martinelli, was officially declared Panama's next president Sunday, much to Martinelli's…

Panamanians vote in tight presidential election
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Panamanians vote in tight presidential election

Marco Sibaja | AFP - May 4, 2014

PANAMA CITY – Voters in Panama went to the polls Sunday to elect a new president amid a seeming consensus in favor of the free market policies…

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