The vice president of Panama, Isabel de Saint Malo, met with the Secretaries of State and Treasury, Mike Pompeo and Steven Mnuchin, in Washington, to discuss issues related to the financing of terrorist groups and money laundering in the country, as well as corruption in Venezuela
Security measures for the presence of the US Vice President began to rule on Wednesday in Panama with a ban on the use of drones, parachuting activities and the flight of ultralight aircraft, which will be in force until next Friday
Pence's visit, which will close a regional tour after Colombia, Argentina and Chile, will focus on security and "emphasizes the regional leadership" of the Central American country "and the strong relationship between both nations"
The vice president and chancellor of Panama will defend "the strengthening of bi-regional dialogue" and "continue the diplomatic offensive deployed by the country following the international debate on transparency," the Foreign Ministry
La vicepresidenta y canciller de Panamá defenderá "el fortalecimiento del diálogo birregional" y "continuará con la ofensiva diplomática desplegada por el país a raíz del debate internacional sobre transparencia"