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Protests may force controversial Panama mining operation to close

The Canadian mining company whose contract with Panama’s government has triggered weeks of protests said Monday that it has reduced operations and...

American lawyer arrested for fatally shooting 2 environmental protesters at Panama road blockade: police

An irate American man has been arrested in Panama after he allegedly shot dead two environmental activists who were part of a...

Florida-bound airliner returns to Panama after bomb threat

A Copa airline flight bound for Tampa, Florida, returned to Panama City’s international airport Friday following a bomb threat, the country’s civil aviation...

Panama, Costa Rica announce busing plan for Darien Gap migrants, likely expediting their trek to US border

Panama and Costa Rica announced a plan to quickly bus thousands of migrants through Panama to the Costa Rican border, as the countries...

Darien jungle, a treacherous route for migrants, becomes more accessible as Panama sees uptick in arrivals

About 400,000 migrants have arrived in Panama from Colombia this year.In order to arrive to Panama, migrants must travel through the Darien Gap,...

Panama to ramp up deportations amid record migration through treacherous Darien Gap

Panama will increase infrastructure in the jungle area along its shared border with Colombia known as the Darien Gap — as well as...

Panama to launch new plan to curb massive flow of migrants crossing through dangerous jungle

In this year so far, at least 300,000 migrants have crossed through Panama’s Darien Gap, one of the world’s most dangerous jungles.Neighboring country...


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