Panama, opponents take steps of unity against President Martinelli

Posted on September 10, 2011 • Filed under: Conflicts, Panama, Politics

Panamanian political and union leaders opposed to the government of Ricardo Martinelli agreed to unite to face the right-wing leader, facing a crisis in their ranks and a slump in the polls.
A diverse group of politicians, former officials, MPs, trade unionists and former activists against the dictatorship of Gen. Manuel Antonio Noriega in the 80 attended a meeting on Thursday at the restaurant “Casa Angel” of the capital, which agreed to create a united front “in defense of democracy” in Panama. Read Article

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