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With US help, dictator Manuel NORIEGA was deposed in 1989.The entire Panama Canal, the area supporting the Canal, and remaining US military bases were turned over to Panama by or on 31 December 1999. Constitution: 11 October 1972; amended 19 and reformed in 2004.Panama occupies an area of 74,177 km², making it slightly larger than the Republic of Ireland or slightly smaller than the U. The highest point in Panama is Volcán Barú, an active stratovolcano with an elevation of 3,475 m (11,460 feet) is located in west, close to the border with Costa Rica.Panama has a population of about 4 million people (in 2017); capital and largest city is Panama City; official language is Spanish.The judiciary is independent of the executive and the legislature, the magistrates of the Supreme Court of Justice are appointed by the president.To understand the politics of Panama one may consider the fact that elite families of European descent control most of Panama's wealth and power, while about 33% of the population live below the poverty line.
Google Earth Panama Canal Searchable map and satellite view of the Panama Canal.Presidencia de la República de Panamá Presidency of the Republic Panama (in Spanish).Asamblea Legislativa de Panamá Legislative Assembly of Panama (in Spanish).Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores Ministry of External Relations (in Spanish).Diplomatic Missions Embajada de Panamá Panama Embassy at Peru (in Spanish).