Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Critical Geopolitical Pivot In Central America

Panama breaks off diplomatic ties with Taiwan, takes up with China

Taipei (dpa) - Panama on Monday broke off more than a century of diplomatic relations with Taiwan and established them with China, the country's president said. "I'm communicating to the country and to the world that Panama and the People's Republic of China have established diplomatic relations today," President Juan Carlos Varela wrote on Twitter. The…