Press Releases: Liberia National Day

Press Statement
Rex W. Tillerson
Secretary of State
Washington, DC
July 26, 2017


On behalf of the United States, congratulations to all Liberians as you mark 170 years of independence.

In this important election year, we applaud Liberia’s dedication to democratic ideals, as embodied by your commitment to free and fair elections and the peaceful transition of power.

We look forward to building upon our longstanding relationship by working together to advance our common goals of democracy, security, and prosperity.

Best wishes to you on this special day.



Published July 26, 2017 at 06:02PM

(Continue reading at http://www.state.gov/secretary/remarks/2017/07/272875.htm)