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What did Petro and the CIA chief in Colombia talk about?
The meeting between the head of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and Gustavo Petro was private, details of the topics they discussed were not known
BOGOTÁ.- The president of Colombia, Gustavo Petro, met this Friday in Bogotá with the director of the CIA, William Joseph Burns, in a closed-door meeting between former “enemies,” the president stressed.
Petro militated in the M-19, a nationalist guerrilla that signed the peace in 1990, before going into exile for a time in Europe and returning to his country to become a legislator, mayor of Bogotá (2012-2015) and then take office as the first leftist president in the history of the country on August 7.
Critical of some of the policies of the United States, such as its war on drugs, in his first months in office the president has met with the highest echelons of US power such as the head of diplomacy, Antony Blinken.
The Colombian president has denounced the repressive policy against drugs and encouraged the United States to define a new strategy to prevent consumption in developed economies, and put an end to the persecution of coca growers in the Colombian jungles.