Daily Archives: March 20, 2011

The Kid Shot and Killed

The singer known as “The Kid,” was shot dead in Calidonia where he was scheduled to perform at a sports league celebration on Sunday. Through its Twitter account, the National Police confirmed the death of Leonardo Renato Alvarado, better known as The Kid, and Darielis Tejada, age 18, who was caught in the crossfire.  It…

Martinelli Supports Military Action Against Qaddafi

Panamanian President Ricardo Martinelli said he “welcomed” the United Nations-mandated strikes against Libya. “It is very unfortunate that a country like Libya has attacked and massacred its citizens, has disrespected democracy and has had a dictator for 42 years.” The president compared Libya to Panama under Manuel Noriega’s military regime which the United States dismantled…