COLOMBIA/CONGRATS/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Congratulations to former President @AlvaroUribeVel, a hero, former recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom and an ally of our Country in the fight against CASTRO-CHAVISMO! I will always stand with our Colombian friends!“ ––Donald Trump, Twitter.com, October 10, 2020 8:38 am […]

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AOC/BERNIE SANDERS/COLOMBIA/JOE BIDEN/SOCIALISM/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Joe Biden is a PUPPET of CASTRO-CHAVISTAS like Crazy Bernie, AOC and Castro-lover Karen Bass. Biden is supported by socialist Gustavo Petro, a major LOSER and former M-19 guerrilla leader. Biden is weak on socialism and will betray Colombia. I stand with you!“ ––Donald Trump, Twitter.com, October 10, 2020 8:38 […]

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COLOMBIA/DRUGS/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “Colombian coca cultivation rose again in 2017, reaching a new high, according to an official U.S. assessment released Monday [6-25-18] that is likely to fuel fresh consternation against a key Latin American ally. Coca cultivation increased 11% to 209,000 hectares (516,450 acres) from 188,000 hectares (464,558 acres) in 2016, growing for a […]

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CANADA/CHILE/COLOMBIA/IMMIGRATION/MEXICO/NAFTA/PERU/TPP/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “President Trump will make the first visit of his presidency to Latin America next month, the White House said on Saturday [3-9-18], traveling to Peru for a summit meeting of Western Hemisphere nations where he will convene with a group of leaders who have criticized his statements and policies on immigration. The […]

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COLOMBIA/CRIME/DRUGS/TRUMP MEMORANDA: “Notice Regarding the Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to Significant Narcotics Traffickers Centered in Colombia On October 21, 1995, by Executive Order 12978, the President declared a national emergency with respect to significant narcotics traffickers centered in Colombia pursuant to the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701-1706) to deal […]

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COLOMBIA/DRUGS/FOREIGN POLICY/TRUMP AS PRESIDENT: “The U.S. and Colombia, longtime allies in the war on drugs, clashed after President Donald Trump warned he was considering removing Colombia from Washington’s list of drug-fighting partners because of a surge in the coca crop. American officials, who say more than 90% of the cocaine in the U.S. originates in […]

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COLOMBIA/DEFENSE/DRUGS/STATE/TRUMP MEMORANDA: “Presidential Memorandum for the Secretary of State and the Secretary of Defense Continuation of U.S. Drug Interdiction Assistance to the Government of Colombia By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States, and pursuant to the authority vested in me by section 1012 of […]

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COLOMBIA/FOREIGN POLICY: “A great honor to welcome President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia to the White House today!???? Joint Press Conf➡️http://45.wh.gov/C7xivQ” -Donald Trump, Twitter.com, May 18, 2017 05:45pm […]

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