The governments of Panama and Costa Rica reaffirmed on Wednesday their commitment to address the growing flow of irregular immigrants who make their way to the United States, a task that they plan to carry out with the maximum order to guarantee its transit
Thousands of Venezuelans have for years crossed the Simon Bolivar bridge connecting their nation with Colombia in search of cheaper and better quality products to bring back across the border but, nowadays, those daily migrants are increasingly focused on finding simple necessities like food and medicine, basic human needs that are considered a luxury in their crisis-rocked homeland
The Honduran government regretted the death of the Honduran migrant during the clash with Mexican federals after crossing the border with Guatemala, in his attempt to reach the US, and urged to investigate the incident.
A group of Costa Rican citizens closed Panama-Costa Rica border in the Paso Canoas sector, to protest against a package of tax reforms that, according to them, the Government of their country, claim plans to approve without due consultation
The Panamanian authorities reported today the seizure of 763 drug packages, the vast majority marijuana, and the arrest of five people, four of them Colombian citizens, in two different operations
The security forces of Colombia and Panama are working to prepare a binational plan to protect their borders from the instability caused by drug trafficking and immigrant flow, representatives reported today after a meeting in the Panamanian capital
Jaime Abad said that the diversification of crime is due partly to factors related to the border with Costa Rica, mostly in the case of Chiriquí