September 7, 2011

The Torrijos-Carter Treaty on Panama Canal

Canal de Panama, Canal de Panama


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Whereas, pursuant to Article III of the Panama Canal Treaty, signed this date, the Republic of Panama, as territorial sovereign, grants to the United States of America the rights necessary to manage, operate, and maintain the Panama Canal,

The United States of America and the Republic of Panama have agreed upon the following:

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