MIL-OSI Translation: Vice Minister Carlos Morales, in charge of the functions of the Foreign Minister’s office, highlighted the strategic and cooperative relationship between Colombia and the United States in a meeting with the Deputy Under Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs

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MIL OSI Translation. Region: Spanish / Latin America / UN –

Source: Republic of Colombia

Senior officials underscored the relationship of trust and effective cooperation between the two countries and expressed concern about the weakening of democratic values ​​in the region.

Bogota D.C. September 28, 2021 (@CancilleriaCol). The Vice Minister of Multilateral Affairs, Carlos Morales, met yesterday in Bogotá with Undersecretary Ricardo Zúñiga, in a meeting where they discussed issues such as relations with Venezuela and the hemispheric migration situation. In particular, regarding those migrants who cross the continent seeking to reach North America, they raised the need to treat the problem from a regional perspective.

Likewise, they expressed the need to renew and strengthen democracy in the region, together with regional mechanisms, in which there is total convergence between both countries.

Officials also highlighted the success of the recent meeting of the Colombia-United States Anti-Narcotics Group held last week in Bogotá, in which representatives of different entities from both countries participated, and spoke about the preparations for its implementation, also in Bogotá. , of the next meeting of the High Level Dialogue, which is the most important relationship mechanism between the two countries.

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