The Guardian | 5/8/2009 12:00:00 AM
Colombia's progress on human rights
May 08 -- Colombian ambassador for the UK Noemí Sanin wrote a letter for The Guardian in response to an article published by the same media
The British foreign secretary's statement (30 March) acknowledges "Colombia's strengths and progress over recent years" - and we welcome the increase in the 2009 budget of UK support, as recognition of our vigorous fight against all illegal, armed terrorist and guerrilla groups. Additionally, on 5 May, during his visit to Colombia, Alan Campbell MP, the Home Office minister responsible for crime reduction, said: "We have a close and successful partnership working against drug trafficking, an important part of the close and effective relationship between our countries."
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