Vice President Mike Pence announced Thursday in Miami that he will travel to Central and South America in August, visiting four countries in a five-day tour.
Pence will stop in Cartagena and Bogota, Colombia; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Santiago, Chile, and Panama City, Panama, from Aug. 13-18.
The vice president revealed his plans at the Conference on Prosperity and Security in Central America held at Florida International University.
"The people of the United States have a special place in our hearts for the nations and people of Central America, especially in the Northern Triangle of Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador," Pence said in a statement.
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