Washington, DC (STL.News) – The US Department of State released the following statement:
We congratulate Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party on their success in Canada’s recent federal election. Canada’s commitment to democracy is an example to countries around the world.
The United States and Canada share one of the most enduring relationships, with robust ties through mutually beneficial trade, border security, and defense. Our shared history and values have made us the best of friends, most reliable of partners, and strongest of allies.
The United States will continue to stand together with Canada on the world stage to promote issues of global importance, such as defending human rights, promoting democracy, and responding to humanitarian crises. We look forward to continuing our work together to make North America, the Hemisphere, and the world a more secure and prosperous place.