Guinea-Bissau National Day

Washington, DC (STL.News) – The US Department of State released the following statement:

On behalf of the United States, I congratulate the people of Guinea-Bissau on the 46th anniversary of your independence. The United States – Guinea-Bissau relationship is strong and growing.  Together we are working to promote health, education, security, and good governance in Guinea-Bissau.  We applaud the people of Guinea-Bissau for their efforts to promote democracy and strengthen institutions, and look forward to a free, fair, and peaceful presidential election on November 24.

Once again, congratulations on your national day.