The Washington Post | 2/10/2010 12:00:00 AM
Colombia says U.S. committed to anti-drug help
Feb 10--The U.S. remains committed to helping Colombia fight drug trafficking and a planned $55 million cut in aid won't undermine cooperation between Washington and its top ally in Latin America, Colombia's defense minister said on Wednesday.
"This doesn't mean a change in policy or it's a sign of distancing with Colombia. On the contrary," Silva said.
"We expect the quality and the role of the U.S. cooperation with Colombia won't be reduced and that is what we were told here in Washington."
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