Washington, DC - Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo: "On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I extend my heartfelt congratulations to the people of Equatorial Guinea on the 50th anniversary of your independence this October 12th.
"The United States and Equatorial Guinea enjoy robust economic ties. Our collaboration during your term on the United Nations Security Council is an indication of our shared international objectives. The United States will continue to support the people of Equatorial Guinea in their efforts to strengthen their democratic institutions and achieve greater economic prosperity. As you enjoy this momentous occasion, we look forward to further strengthening our partnership in the years to come."