Demetrio B. Lakas: President of Panama (1925 - 1999) | Biography, Facts, Information, Career, Wiki, Life
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Demetrio B. Lakas
President of Panama

Demetrio B. Lakas

Demetrio B. Lakas
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Intro President of Panama
Was Politician
From Panama
Field Politics
Gender male
Birth 29 August 1925, Colón
Death 2 November 1999, Panama City (aged 74 years)
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Demetrio Basilio Lakas Bahas (August 29, 1925 in Colón, Panama – November 2, 1999 in Panama City) was president of Panama from December 19, 1969 to October 11, 1978. Lakas graduated from Texas Tech University in 1963 and was honored as a distinguished alumnus in 1970.
Lakas' presidency was primarily during rule of military officer Omar Torrijos, and was marked by media censorship and suppression of opposition movements. He also negotiated the 1977 Torrijos–Carter Treaty that transferred control of the Panama Canal from the US to Panama.

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