Elections in Fiji

Press Statement
Jen Psaki
Department Spokesperson
Washington, DC
September 19, 2014

We congratulate the people of Fiji for the steps they have taken towards restoring democracy, including conducting the historic vote on September 17. The United States looks forward to the conclusion of the vote tally and certification of the results. The United States is committed to working with the people of Fiji, and their elected government, as they work to strengthen democratic and inclusive institutions. Looking ahead, we will deepen our engagement and expand cooperation, building on the enduring ties between the American and Fijian people.