Colombian flowers being prepared for export to U.S.
The U.S. Department of the Treasury announced on November 6, the designation of German Alberto Perez Ocampo, a prolific cocaine supplier to Mexican cartels for more than a decade, pursuant to the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act (Kingpin Act).
U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman traveled to Santiago, Chile recently to launch a new high-level political and economic dialogue between Chile and the United States.
A strong promoter of spreading democracy abroad through free and fair elections, the United States turns its attention homeward this week with important balloting of its own across the country.