Not only this, but the government "has the desire, the will, the scope, to have a submissive, silent people that doesn’t protest," he said.
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"He would only say 'hello' very respectfully," said German Sanchez, who lived next door for 16 years. "You may think what you like of Noriega, but we can't say he was anything but respectful toward his neighbors."
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