Politics · July 6, 2020

Pompeo On Occasion of Solomon Islands National Day?

Washington, DC (STL.News) The US Secretary Of State, Michael R. Pompeo released the following statement:

On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I congratulate the people of Solomon Islands?as you celebrate?your National Day on July 7.

While the COVID-19 pandemic means the?commemorations will be different this year,?the United States?looks forward to beginning another year of?friendship?with?Solomon Islands.?? Our partnership continues to grow as we?engage in more?cultural and professional exchanges,?expand our?security cooperation,?and?execute on?our?development assistance?commitments.? ?The announcement?late last?year of the re-opening of a Peace Corps program in Solomon Islands is a testament to?the strength of our relationship?and long history of shared values.

Congratulations to the people of Solomon Islands as you celebrate your nation’s independence