The War on Drugs

Bogota, Colombia :  The United States have declared WAR ON DRUGS and Plan Colombia (1996-2006) called  for a budget of

US$7.5 billion,

and some of it to support the then on-going effort to negotiate a political solution to the state’s conflict with insurgent guerrilla groups.

Colombia is synonymous with DANGER in the minds of many visitors.

But thank God, I traveled safely throughout in 2005.

Look at these


They were intimidating but I picked up the courage to ask them to pose for a picture, and you can almost see them melt into a smile.

Nobody wants to fight a war.