Welcome to Tigrai Online,      Daily News that matters

Press Statement Hillary Rodham Clinton about Ethiopia's National day

Tigrai Online, May 28, 2012

Ethiopain Prime Minister Meles Zenasi and United States Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

Press Statement

Hillary Rodham Clinton
Secretary of State

Washington, DC

May 25, 2012


On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I am delighted to send best wishes to the people of Ethiopia as you celebrate your national day this May 28th.

The United States and the people of Ethiopia share a strong history as friends and partners. Together, we are working to enhance food security, improve health services, strengthen education, promote trade, and expand development. The United States applauds Ethiopia’s dedication to maintaining security in the region, including through important and effective peacekeeping missions in Sudan and South Sudan. I hope the coming year will yield a more vibrant civil society and private sector to help shape a brighter future for Ethiopia.

The United States is committed to helping Ethiopia achieve a more peaceful and prosperous future for all its people, and we look forward to continuing to work together toward common goals in Africa and around the world. As you gather with family and friends to celebrate your national day, know that the United States stands with you.

Ginbot 20th celebration in Ethiopia Addis Ababa
Ethiopia’s National Day, also referred to as “The Fall of the Derg colorfully celebrated in Addis Ababa the capital of Ethiopia. Gelebawach and the toxic extremists can lick dust if they don't like it

Sponsored Links