US Department of State News: On Argentina’s Presidential Elections

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

We congratulate the people of Argentina on holding successful presidential elections on October 27 and stand ready to work with Alberto Fernandez as the new President of Argentina to address the interests our countries share.

The United States and Argentina enjoy a long-standing and mutually respectful partnership, which has benefited both nations and is testimony to our many shared democratic values and priorities. We look forward to working with the Fernandez administration to promote regional security, prosperity, and rule-of-law.