President of Republic congratulates US President on Independence Day

Bir-Lehlu, July 3, 2017 (SPS) -  President of the Republic Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Brahim Ghali, has sent a congratulatory message to President of the United States Donald J. Trump, on the occasion of Independence Day on July 4.

“I write on behalf of the people of the Western Sahara to wish you, your family, and the American people our heartfelt congratulations and warmest wishes upon the Fourth of July,” said the President of the Republic.

“Since its inception as a sovereign nation, the United States of America has steadfastly supported the principle of self-determination and respect for the fundamental rights not only of your own citizens, but of all peoples around the world.”

“It is in the context of this leadership that we congratulate you and your countrymen upon the anniversary of your independence, and humbly request your continuing support to ensure that the people of the Western Sahara, too, can democratically choose our political destiny,” added the President of the Republic in his message to President Donald J. Trump. (SPS)