TITLE

Ruben Blades

PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/13/93, Vol. 115 Issue 23, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that Ruben Blades, the 45-year-old salsa singer, actor and Harvard Law grad will run for president of Panama in 1994. Claims of corruption in Panama's politics; First election in Panama since 1989's US intervention.
ACCESSION #
9312087501

 

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