Some mixed signals for Uncle Sam

Robinson, Linda
October 1993
U.S. News & World Report;10/25/93, Vol. 115 Issue 16, p37
Focuses on the changing sentiments in Panama over the departure of the United States and its military. Percent of Panamanians that said they consider the US military bases `healthy' for their country; End of US military presence to end December 31, 1999; Panama's love-hate relationship with Americans; The economics of the changing situation; Panama's fear over managing the US properties in the country; Why it may be impossible to persuade the Americans to stay.


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