Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela said after switching diplomatic ties from Taiwan to Beijing that Panama, as “a sovereign country, we will always make our decisions” based on the nation’s own interests. Photo: EPA

Panama’s President Verela asks US to ‘respect decision’ to switch diplomatic ties from Taiwan to Beijing

‘We respect the sovereign decisions of other countries and we will always ask the same respect for ours’

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Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela said after switching diplomatic ties from Taiwan to Beijing that Panama, as “a sovereign country, we will always make our decisions” based on the nation’s own interests. Photo: EPA
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