Statement from the United States Embassy to Mark the Investiture of H.E. Alassane Ouattara

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Statement from the United States Embassy to Mark the Investiture of H.E. Alassane Ouattara, President of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire

The United States of America recognizes the reelection of H.E. Alassane Ouattara as President of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire and looks forward to continuing close bilateral cooperation across the full array of our shared values and interests. It salutes and encourages all efforts aimed at promoting reconciliation, inclusion, broad political participation, and universal respect for democratic norms regardless of political party affiliation within the framework of respect for the institutions of the Republic and for human rights.  As Côte d’Ivoire moves forward, the United States remains committed to our decades-long partnership in support of a prosperous, stable, and democratic future and deepening U.S.-Ivoirian connections.