Equatorial Guinea National Day
WASHINGTON, October 12, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Press Statement
Hillary Rodham Clinton
Secretary of State
October 12, 2012
On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I am delighted to send best wishes to the people of Equatorial Guinea as you celebrate your independence day this October 12.
The United States is committed to promoting peace and prosperity for the people of Equatorial Guinea. We support efforts to achieve economic growth in a manner that is consistent with the values of democracy and good governance. And we remain committed to working together to meet the challenges of the future.
I wish all people of Equatorial Guinea peace and prosperity in the years to come.