Taking drug war too far?

Lafranchi, Howard
April 1998
Christian Science Monitor;4/9/98, Vol. 90 Issue 93, p1
Looks at efforts in Panama to oppose a proposed international drug fighting center which would require the continued presence of United States troops in Panama even after control of the Panama Canal reverts to Panama in 2000. Why some feel the center would simply extend the stay of the US troops and therein prevent true independence in Panama; How the proposal for the center came about; Public support for the continued presence of US troops.


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