Posted on March 8, 2017 5:13 pm
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Both the US ambassador to Bogota and the US international narcotics chief have confirmed the US government could cut aid for peace in Colombia after initially promising $450 million.

The vice-secretary for the U.S Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL), William Brownfield, and ambassador Kevin Whitaker confirmed leaked statements by US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in which he said the administration of President Donald Trump wanted to “review” the aid package promised by former President Barack Obama.

Addressing local media, Brownfield suggested “it is possible that there will be changes in the US congress budget.” Colombia Reports: