Ambassador Nathan A. Sales, Coordinator for Counterterrorism, Travels to Colombia

Washington, DC (STL.News) – The US Department of State released the following statement:

On November 5, Ambassador Sales will meet with senior Colombian officials in Bogota to discuss a range of initiatives focused on countering terrorist threats in the Western Hemisphere.

Ambassador Sales will discuss Colombia’s efforts to combat the financing of terrorism in the region.  He will also congratulate Colombia for finalizing an arrangement to exchange terrorist screening data, which not only strengthens our shared security but also helps Colombia fulfill its obligations under U.N. Security Council Resolution 2396.