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James Baker Defends U.S. Invasion of Panama

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James Baker Defends U.S. Invasion of Panama

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After President George H. W. Bush ordered troops into Panama on December 20, 1989, in an attempt to overthrow Manuel Noriega, Secretary of State James Baker rationalizes the military action. The U.N. General Assembly condemned the invasion and called for the swift withdrawal of U.S. forces.