All the best to cherished friends near and far who celebrate Lunar New Year.  This joyous celebration marks a time for reflection, hope, and unity in the United States and around the world, and is a testament to our shared humanity.

As we usher in the Year of the Dragon, let us embrace the qualities of strength and resilience that this symbol represents.  May the coming year bring happiness, good health, and prosperity to all.

U.S. Department of State

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