On behalf of the US of America, I congratulate the folks of The Gabonese Republic on the 61st anniversary of your independence.
The US congratulates Gabon on its current election to the United Nations Safety Council, which acknowledges your position as a regional chief that promotes peace. We additionally commend Gabon for its position in COP26 and its management in combatting local weather change within the Congo Basin as a protector of the setting and web carbon dioxide absorber. We additional acknowledge your efforts to advertise maritime safety, and to disrupt the unlawful wildlife and timber commerce.
We stay up for future alternatives to additional our diplomatic relationship and want Gabon continued success and prosperity.
Antony J. Blinken, Secretary of State