Panama: President backs out of land sale in Colon Free Zone, after protests

Posted on October 24, 2012 • Filed under: Conflicts, Panama, Police/Military Activity, TRAVEL

The President of Panama, Ricardo Martinelli, announced that he would halt his proposal for the sale of lands in the Colon Free Zone, arguably the most important Free Trade Zone on the continent according to The announcement comes after protests in that city that led to the death of several victims, including and 9-year-old boy, and strikes by the labor unions…. Read Article

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