Antony Blinken says US looks forward to working with new Colombian President Gustavo Petro

Antony Blinken says US looks forward to working with new Colombian President Gustavo Petro

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken congratulated Colombia on holding a free and honest election and mentioned he was trying ahead to working with leftist Gustavo Petro, who has vowed profound social and financial change, on profitable the presidency.

“I congratulate the folks of Colombia for making their voices heard in a free and honest presidential election,” mentioned Blinken in a press release issued by the State Division.

“We glance ahead to working with President-Elect Petro to additional strengthen the U.S.-Colombia relationship and transfer our nations towards a greater future,” he mentioned.

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