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Spanish newspapers take aim at Panama's Martinelli

Friday, January 4, 2013

The decision by Panama's president, Ricardo Martinelli, to remain silent about allegations linking him to insider trading seems to be fueling the storm of comment, rather than dousing it.

El País of Spain has followed El Mundo in highlighting the story. El Mundo published a story headlined: "Panama's financial system in danger after a presidential scandal" on December 27.

Panama’s Foreign Ministry Panama issued a denial.

Source: Newsroom Panama