Central African Republic National Day

Press Statement
Rex W. Tillerson
Secretary of State
Washington, DC
December 1, 2017


I extend my best wishes to the government and people of the Central African Republic on the occasion of your country’s national day celebration.

The United States is proud to stand with the government and people of the Central African Republic and we support your courageous effort to create an inclusive society for all ethnic and religious groups. We are determined to support the work of government officials and civil society representatives as they work together to bring peace and security to the country.

May this year’s celebration be a time of peace and unity for all the people of the Central African Republic.