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June 14, 1992 | KENNETH FREED, TIMES STAFF WRITER
American military and security agencies warned the White House more than a week earlier that President Bush faced serious danger if he carried out plans to speak at a public rally during his brief stop in Panama, and they urged that his appearance be canceled, U.S. and diplomatic sources say. "Within 72 hours after Bush's staff told us he would be coming here, SouthCom (the U.S.
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June 14, 1992 | KENNETH FREED, TIMES STAFF WRITER
American military and security agencies warned the White House more than a week earlier that President Bush faced serious danger if he carried out plans to speak at a public rally during his brief stop in Panama, and they urged that his appearance be canceled, U.S. and diplomatic sources say. "Within 72 hours after Bush's staff told us he would be coming here, SouthCom (the U.S.
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June 13, 1992 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Government officials on Friday demanded to know why tear gas was fired, and in such large quantities, to disperse anti-American demonstrators who disrupted a planned speech by President Bush on Thursday. Vice President Guillermo (Billy) Ford was among the Panamanian officials asking for an investigation. He told a news conference he was not yet blaming police, "but this deserves a major investigation."
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June 13, 1992 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Government officials on Friday demanded to know why tear gas was fired, and in such large quantities, to disperse anti-American demonstrators who disrupted a planned speech by President Bush on Thursday. Vice President Guillermo (Billy) Ford was among the Panamanian officials asking for an investigation. He told a news conference he was not yet blaming police, "but this deserves a major investigation."
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June 12, 1992 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Gunshots and tear gas fired by local authorities and maybe others drove President Bush from a stage in a downtown plaza here Thursday when he was just moments away from delivering a speech in praise of the revival of democracy in Panama. Secret Service agents carrying automatic weapons led a chaotic evacuation from the plaza, whisking the President and his wife, Barbara, to a nearby American air base for safety.
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June 11, 1992 | NORMAN KEMPSTER and DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A U.S. soldier was killed and another wounded in Panama on Wednesday in violence sparked by anti-American demonstrations demanding that President Bush cancel his visit to that strategically located country. According to the U.S. Department of Defense and news agency reports from Panama, the soldiers were hit as they rode in a military vehicle near the town of Chilibre, about 30 miles north of Panama City.
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June 12, 1992 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Gunshots and tear gas fired by local authorities and maybe others drove President Bush from a stage in a downtown plaza here Thursday when he was just moments away from delivering a speech in praise of the revival of democracy in Panama. Secret Service agents carrying automatic weapons led a chaotic evacuation from the plaza, whisking the President and his wife, Barbara, to a nearby American air base for safety.
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June 11, 1992 | NORMAN KEMPSTER and DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
A U.S. soldier was killed and another wounded in Panama on Wednesday in violence sparked by anti-American demonstrations demanding that President Bush cancel his visit to that strategically located country. According to the U.S. Department of Defense and news agency reports from Panama, the soldiers were hit as they rode in a military vehicle near the town of Chilibre, about 30 miles north of Panama City.
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