U.S. Department of State News: Canada Day

U.S. Department of State News: Canada Day

WASHINGTONU.S. Department of State today released the following statement:

On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, congratulations to the Canadian people on Canada Day.

The breadth, depth, and enduring nature of the relationship between the United States and Canada is unique, and the United States deeply values this relationship.  We are grateful to share values, history, and culture with our Canadian friends.

Our work together to address challenges and confront threats is vital to our mutual national security interests and to protecting our people around the world.  We will continue to strengthen our economic, educational, and security ties in ways that meet our shared national, regional, and global interests.

On this Canada Day, we congratulate and join with our Canadian neighbors in celebrating the 151st anniversary of Confederation.

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