Washington, DC (STL.News) – The US Department of State released the following statement:
On behalf of the people of the United States of America, I congratulate the people of Antigua and Barbuda on your Independence Day.
As your friend and neighbor, the United States is committed to the security and prosperity of Antigua and Barbuda. Through the U.S. Caribbean Resilience Partnership, we are aiding your recovery from natural disasters. We welcome continued opportunities to work with Antigua and Barbuda to promote prosperity through the U.S.-Caribbean 2020 strategy, to promote rule of law, and to forge stronger people-to-people ties between our nations.
I wish the people of Antigua and Barbuda a happy Independence Day.