Carlos Holmes Trujillo

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Carlos Holmes Trujillo García (23 September 1951 – 26 January 2021) was a Colombian lawyer and politician. He was born in Cartago, Colombia. Trujillo was Mayor of Cali from 1988 to 1990. He was a member of the Democratic Center.

From 1992 to 1993, he was Minister of Education. From 1997 to 1998, he was Minister of the Interior. From 2018 to 2019, Trujillo was Minister of Foreign Affairs. From 2019 until his death, he was Minister of Defense.

Trujillo died on 26 January 2021 at a hospital in Bogota from COVID-19, aged 69.[1]

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  1. "Colombian defense minister dies of Covid-19 complications". France24. AFP. 26 January 2021. Retrieved 27 January 2021.