Dominica's Independence Day

Press Statement
Michael R. Pompeo
Secretary of State
Washington, DC
November 2, 2018


On behalf of the Government of the United States, I offer my congratulations to the people of Dominica as you celebrate 40 years of independence on November 3.

The people of Dominica exemplify strength, perseverance, and determination as your country continues to recover from last year’s natural disasters. The United States remains a committed partner in supporting your recovery efforts. We look forward to working together to strengthen prosperity in Dominica and throughout the region as we implement the Caribbean 2020 strategy together.

The United States conveys our warmest regards and best wishes for a peaceful and prosperous year to come.