U.S. State Department provides information on U.S. Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo’s Call with Colombian President Ivan Duque | site |

(November 27, 2019) - - Today (November 27, 2019), U.S. Department of State Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus provided the following information:

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke today with Colombian President Ivan Duque. Secretary Pompeo welcomed the national conversation that President Duque has convened in Colombia in response to recent demonstrations, recognizing it as an opportunity for the Colombian people to work together to advance peace, security, and prosperity. Secretary Pompeo reaffirmed the United States’ steadfast support for the government of Colombia in its efforts to facilitate peaceful democratic expression.