French court approves Noriega extradition back to Panama

A French court has ruled in favour of extraditing former dictator Manuel Noriega back to Panama to serve time for corruption and murder convictions.

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A French court ruled Wednesday that former dictator Manuel Noriega can be extradited to Panama to serve time for past crimes, more than 20 years after being ousted and arrested in a U.S. invasion, reports The Associated Press.