31 May '18, 5pm

#Colombia is the first #NATO partner in Latin America

Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia to NATO for talks on Thursday (31 May 2018), marking the first-ever visit by a Colombian head of state to the Alliance. Colombia is NATO’s newest partner, and its first in Latin America. Praising President Santos for his efforts to bring stability to Colombia, Mr. Stoltenberg said: “our cooperation has provided real benefits – both to Colombia and to NATO ”. He noted that Colombia worked side-by-side with NATO forces off the Horn of Africa in 2015, “helping to suppress piracy and secure international shipping lanes ”. The Secretary General also welcomed that NATO’s Building Integrity programme has increased transparency and professionalism in Colombia’s defence institutions, and that Colombian personnel have benefited from courses at the NATO School in Germany and the NATO Defense College ...

Full article: https://www.nato.int/cps/en/natohq/news_155030.htm

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