Message of President Donald Trump in the 198th anniversary of the Independence of El Salvador

President Donald J. Trump

Dear Mr. President:

The citizens of the United States join me in extending our best wishes to you and the people of El Salvador as you celebrate the 198th anniversary of your independence on September 15.

The United States and El Salvador have a long history of friendship. Your efforts to improve security are yielding positive results, and I fully expect your economy will benefit from the improved security situation. Your support for democracy and human rights is yielding benefits for the Salvadoran people and the region.

I offer my congratulations to you, your government, and all Salvadorans as you commemorate your country’s independence.


Donald J. Trump