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PAN

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Panama. The code is used for transactions to and from Panamanian bank accounts and for international shipping to Panama. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
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But when that fight went down the pan on Wednesday it made all of Miles' hard work virtually worthless as Cleverly's new opponent Aleksy Kuziemski is an orthodox fighter.
But PSV wouldn't sell, Leeds's fortunes went down the pan and Van Bommel eventually moved to Barcelona.
A ROBBER'S luck went down the pan when he tried to hold up a Glasgow betting shop with a toilet roll, writes Paul Eacott.