Ex-Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega dead at 83

(NY POST) Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, a one-time US ally who became a bitter enemy, died Monday after a battle with cancer. He was 83.

The convicted one-time strongman died in Panama City, where he was under house arrest after a long prison stint, government officials said.

Noriega had been in the hospital recovering from an operation to remove a brain tumor.

Ex-Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega dead at 83
Source: WND