U.S. President Donald Trump congratulated Armenian nation on the 28th anniversary of Armenia’s Independence Day.
In a letter to Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan he said the U.S. welcomes close cooperation between the countries and the commitment of Armenian government to democratic and economic reforms.
Washington supports the desire of the Armenian people to live in a democratic country free from corruption which respectis the rule of law, and this was expressed in the course of last year’s peaceful actions throughout Armenia.
Trump welcomed Pashinyan’s personal involvement in the process of the peaceful settlement of the Karabakh conflict within the framework of the Minsk Group. He hopes that the existing partnerships between two countries will receive a new impetus in the coming years.