Argentine Independence Day

Press Statement
Hillary Rodham Clinton
Secretary of State
Washington, DC
July 9, 2009

On behalf of the United States, I would like to extend my warm congratulations to the people of Argentina as they celebrate their 193rd Independence Day. Argentina and the United States have a long history of close cooperation. Our shared commitment to the values of democracy and human rights serve as a common ground in advancing the bilateral relationship between our two nations.

PRN: 2009/701