US felicitates Pakistan on Independence Day
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo extended his greetings to the people of Pakistan on the country’s 73rd Independence Day.
“On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I would like to offer my warmest greetings to the people of Pakistan as they mark their independence day,” Pompeo said in a statement on Wednesday.
Over the years, the United States and Pakistan have achieved much when we have worked together in partnership.
“In the coming year, we hope to build on the important commitments made during the recent visit by Prime Minister Imran Khan and senior leaders of the Government of Pakistan, and deepen our vital efforts to promote regional stability and peace.”
“We also hope to tap into the enormous potential of the U.S.-Pakistan trade relationship, delivering greater prosperity to both our countries and further strengthening the bonds between our peoples.”