“While I was walking I saw a group of people running and realized that that the security situation was bad … Soldiers were coming from all over the place …. For the first time as an adult I peed on myself. In trying to take cover I peed. I was paralyzed when I heard gun shots.”
Paying debt arrears could potentially open access to financing from the International Monetary Fund, World Bank and other development institutions, but the United States, which is the bank and fund’s largest member country is an obstacle.