The United States congratulates President David Panuelo on his election as the ninth President of the Federated States of Micronesia. We congratulate the people of the Federated States of Micronesia on the democratic process and peaceful transition.

The United States looks forward to working with the Federated States of Micronesia’s newly elected government to deepen our relationship, founded upon respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms for all, and to advance areas of mutual interest.

U.S. Department of State

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