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Ambassador Philip 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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U.S. Embassy Statement

The United States strongly repudiates recent calls for a return to the conflict and violence of Colombia’s past.  The United States reaffirms its steadfast support for the Government of Colombia in its determination to implement the Havana Accord and secure the just and lasting peace the Colombian people deserve.  Inclusive democratic institutions have been and ...
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Treasury Disrupts Corruption Network Stealing From Venezuela’s Food Distribution Program, CLAP

Alex Saab bribed stepsons of Nicolás Maduro and exploited no-bid contracts to loot hundreds of millions of dollars from starving Venezuelans  Washington – Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctioned Colombian national Alex Nain Saab Moran (Saab), a profiteer orchestrating a vast corruption network that has enabled former ...
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