President of Republic congratulates Botswana counterpart on Independence Day

Bir-Lehlu, Sep 30, 2017 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, has sent a message of congratulations to the President of the Republic of Botswana, H.E. Ian Khama, on the 51st Anniversary of Independence Day.

"On behalf of the Sahrawi people and Government, I would like to express my sincere congratulations on the anniversary of the Independence Day of the Republic of Botswana. I wish the brotherly people of Botswana success and prosperity," said the President of the Republic.

The President of the Republic thanked the President, the Government and the People of the Republic of Botswana for their firm support for the struggle of the Saharawi people for their right to self-determination, reflected in the recent speech of Republic of Botswana before the UN General Assembly.

The President of the Republic reiterated the Saharawi state's readiness to further consolidate and diversify the strong ties of friendship, solidarity and cooperation already existing between the two sisterly nations, and to promote them at the highest possible level in the interests of the two peoples and the peoples of the continent. (SPS)