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Former Panama president faces extradition from US

By Euan Conley

14 June 2017

Former Panama president faces extradition from US Ricardo Martinelli (Credit: commonswikimedia.org/Coronades03)

Ricardo Martinelli, who is wanted in Panama for using state funds to spy illegally on political opponents, appeared before a US federal court in Miami on 13 June.