Resources - Policy Statements

This section presents links to what people are saying about U.S. security policy around the world. Select one of the four types of policy statements from the menu at the right to filter the results below. 

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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
Passing the Colombia Free Trade Agreement means more jobs for people here in the United States. It is a simple matter of fairness for American workersEnglish
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Colombia
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
Just the Facts has created an interactive map of Colombian recipient military and police units based on the State Department document, "Human Rights Vetting Approval: Colombian Security Forces Units Annual Certification."English
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Colombia
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
Approving this agreement is urgent for our national security reasons. Colombia is one of our strongest allies in the Western HemisphereEnglish
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Colombia
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
I am pleased to transmit legislation and supporting documents to implement the United States-Colombia Trade Promotion AgreementEnglish
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Colombia
Tuesday, April 8, 2008
The Commandant of the U.S Coast Guard, Adm. Thad Allen, visited Sailors at Forward Operating Location (FOL) Comalapa, El Salvador, March 30-31English
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El Salvador
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
The United States is the largest manufacturer and exporter in the world and new markets are essential to our workers, 42 percent of whom are employed by companies that are involved with trade.English
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Colombia
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
The Commandant of the US Coast Guard, Admiral Thad Allen received a tour of Forward Operating Location Manta, Ecuador today to look at the facilitiesSpanish
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Ecuador
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
The U.S.-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement provides Congress with a unique opportunity to help American workers and advance U.S. strategic interestsEnglish
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Colombia
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
The Agreement represents an historic development in our relations with Colombia , which has shown its commitment to advancing democracy, protecting human rights, and promoting economic opportunity.English
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Colombia
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
U.S. Southern Command hosted National Guard leadership to discuss opportunities to broaden state and territory support of U.S. military engagement activities in Central America, South America and the CaribbeanEnglish
Tuesday, April 8, 2008
Much of the talk about this agreement centers around the violence and impunity in Colombia , especially as it relates to trade unionists, and for good reason.English
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Colombia
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
When we send up a trade agreement, we never know, quite frankly, how it's going to play. No Congress has ever defeated a trade agreement -- a free trade agreement -- in the history of writing or negotiating these free trade agreementsEnglish
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Colombia
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
The school in Marcala is one of three that will be renovated during the exercise. U.S. military engineers will also construct one storage shed, two schools, four water towers, and four lavatories throughout rural HondurasEnglish
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Honduras
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
Colombian Vice President Francisco Santos discusses how ratification of the U.S.-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement (TPA) will create jobs and further strengthen economic growth and securityEnglish
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Colombia
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
The US Congress should vote against the US-Colombia Free Trade Agreement (FTA) because of Colombia’s continuing failure to effectively address anti-union violence and impunity, Human Rights Watch saidEnglish
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Colombia
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
Partnership of the Americas 2008 -- an annual, command-directed, maritime-engagement operation aimed at increasing multinational cooperation and strengthening partnerships among regional naviesEnglish
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008
Over a 17-day period, the class covered three categories: maritime safety, maritime search and rescue missions, and maritime law enforcementEnglish
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Caribbean Regional
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Monday, April 7, 2008
Esta Patria nuestra ha aprendido a ser severa con los terroristas, pero ha mantenido su costumbre historica de ser generosa con quienes rectificanSpanish
Country(s): 
Colombia
Monday, April 7, 2008
Quiero hacerle llegar este mensaje al Congreso de Estados Unidos: les ruego mirar los problemas presentes y la evolucion favorable que viene experimentandose en ColombiaSpanish
Country(s): 
Colombia
Monday, April 7, 2008
¿Por que digo que ha superado el paramilitarismo? Porque gracias a la accion heroica de la Fuerza Publica, de la Policia Nacional, Colombia ha recuperado el monopolio que nunca debio perderSpanish
Country(s): 
Colombia

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