To Orwell Today,
re: USA GAVE CHINA PANAMA CANAL & PANAMA CANAL DEATH KNELL
How many times have you taken a shortcut through a neighbor's backyard? The U.S. created a 51-mile shortcut between the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans through a distant neighbor's "backyard" and called it the Panama Canal. Of course, the U.S. got permission from Panama first, back in 1904.
On September 7, 1977, President Jimmy Carter signed the Panama Canal Treaty and Neutrality Treaty promising to give control of the canal to the Panamanians by the year 2000.
Yes, and in effect (and treasonously in intent) that gave Communist China de facto control of the Panama Canal 22 years later, on December 31st, 1999.
Perhaps you don't understand the implications. See CHINA ATTACK USA BY PANAMA?
All the best,
PS - American taxpayers, through government loans to Panama, continue to fund "the shortcut" for China:
Panama wins $2.3 billion for major Canal expansion. Panama Guide, Oct 14, 2008 (Panama has won $2.3 billion in loans from five government-backed lenders to finance its ambitious canal modernization project following nearly 18 months of talks, the government said on Tuesday. Despite a global financial crisis and a credit freeze, Canal Minister Dani Kuzniecky said the canal authority had received loan offers worth $2.9 billion and would tap financing from Japan, Europe and the Americas. Kuzniecky said Panama, which aims to spend $5.25 billion on a third set of locks for its interoceanic canal to allow for bigger ships, had decided against issuing bonds or seeking commercial bank loans to fund the project. "The most convenient option was in effect bilateral and multilateral public agencies," he told a news conference...)
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