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Manuel Noriega aka Pineapple Face dead at 83
« on: May 30, 2017, 12:51:47 »
Who can forget the time the US conducted ops in Panama to get rid of this character?

Panama's former military dictator and CIA stooge Manuel Noriega dies aged 83 following surgery to remove a brain tumour
Panama's former military dictator Manuel Noriega has died at the age of  83
Death 'closes a chapter in our history', says current president Juan Carlos Varela
Noriega suffered brain haemorrhage after surgery to remove a tumour in March
Spied for CIA before drug trafficking and brutal rule sparked US invasion in 1989
He spent the last six years in prison in Panama for crimes committed by regime
Ruled from 1983-1989 and was nicknamed 'Old Pineapple Face' for his pockmarked complexion


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Re: Manuel Noriega aka Pineapple Face dead at 83
« Reply #1 on: May 31, 2017, 11:02:18 »
Good riddance
Now I am SAS or SWAT dude ;-)
see:
Quote from: RHFC_piper ink=topic=51916.msg617784#msg617784 date=1190404708

The 'pana" is a play on the Greek 'pan' meaning 'all' or 'encompassing' - not quite but similar to UBIQUE
some think I just misspelled "para" :-)