Sound; ... The problem has been with us actually from the time that 1903 treaty?
Sound; ... The problem has been with us actually from the time that 1903 treaty went to a fact. Panama has never been satisfied with the provisions of that document. Our primary interest with our relations with Panama is to assure that the Canal remains open, safe ..... ...The canal is important to us, as you know.... Methods of transportation and technological advances have made the canal less important then it was in the past....