Attacks in Colombia and Ecuador

Press Statement
Heather Nauert
Department Spokesperson
Washington, DC
January 29, 2018


The United States strongly condemns the attacks against police that took place in Colombia and Ecuador this past weekend. We ‎mourn all those who lost their lives in these cowardly acts and our thoughts are with the families of the deceased and those injured.

The United States stands with the people of Colombia and Ecuador and will help both countries in any way we can in response to these attacks.