President Barack Obama, right, stands with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos at a reception for Plan Colombia, the joint effort to create a safer, more prosperous future for Colombians, in the East Room of the White House in Washington on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016.
President Barack Obama, right, stands with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos at a reception for Plan Colombia, the joint effort to create a safer, more prosperous future for Colombians, in the East Room of the White House in Washington on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. Carolyn Kaster AP
President Barack Obama, right, stands with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos at a reception for Plan Colombia, the joint effort to create a safer, more prosperous future for Colombians, in the East Room of the White House in Washington on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. Carolyn Kaster AP

White House seeks to boost aid to Colombia to $450 million

February 04, 2016 07:57 PM