Djibouti Independence Day

Press Statement
Hillary Rodham Clinton
Secretary of State 
Washington, DC
June 27, 2009

On behalf of the United States and the American people, I would like to extend my warm congratulations to the people of Djibouti as they celebrate their thirty-second anniversary of independence. We appreciate the strong partnership we enjoy with Djibouti as we cooperate on regional issues in the Horn of Africa. May our shared commitment to democracy and peace continue to join our nations together in friendship.

PRN: 2009/651