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Obama wants $450 million for Colombia peace

Thursday, February 11, 2016

In an announcement on Tuesday, U.S. President Barack Obama stated that he has requested about $450.6 million for the fiscal year 2017 in order to provide funds for Colombia's ongoing battle against the distribution and production of narcotics in the country.

The funds would also be utilized in a number of peace-building efforts.

Source: Latin Post