Ambassador Philip S. Goldberg presents his credentials to President Iván Duque Márquez

Today the U.S. Ambassador to Colombia Philip Goldberg presented his credentials to Colombian President Iván Duque Márquez at Nariño Palace. Ambassador Goldberg, as the new U.S. government representative in Colombia, will continue working to strengthen the close relationship that the two countries have shared throughout the years, which is based on shared democratic values, constantly …

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U.S. – Colombia Joint Communiqué on Women Empowerment

Colombia and the United States of America recognize that gender equality, and the empowerment of women and girls and respect for their human rights, are vital to democracy.  Our two countries further recognize the fundamental role that women play as engines of economic growth and development and their important contributions as decision makers and leaders …

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Secretary Mattis travels to South America

Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis embarks Sunday, Aug. 12 on his first trip to South America while leading the Department of Defense. The White House declared 2018 the “Year of the Americas,” and the Secretary’s trip underscores the Department’s strong defense ties with Brazil, Argentina, Chile and Colombia. These relationships are critical to a …

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