Posted: Wednesday, September 20, 2017. 2:25 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: The United States Department of State has issued a statement congratulating Belize on its 36th anniversary of Independence from Great Britain.
The statement in its entirety is below:
“On behalf of the Government of the United States, we send our best wishes to the people of Belize on your Independence Day, September 21st.
Our countries enjoy a long-standing and strong friendship, rooted in shared values and commitment to keeping our citizens safe, supporting democratic institutions, defending human rights, and promoting economic prosperity.
On this 36th anniversary of your nation’s independence, we wish all Belizeans a peaceful and prosperous year.”
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