Friday, December 3

Panama and the United States work hand in hand to improve regional security and promote economic growth

The Secretary of State of the United States (USA), Antony Blinken, highlighted that Panama continues to be a great partner for his country and that they work to achieve progress in different areas, by sending their congratulations to Panama for its 118 years of separation from Colombia, a message that, he stressed, was sent from the Government and the US population.

“Today, as we have done throughout history, we work hand in hand to promote common goals for the population and the region “Blinken pointed out.

Among the works highlighted by Blinken are the improving regional security, strengthening democratic institutions and promoting economic growth inclusive due to the emergence of the pandemic caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19).

In addition, he highlighted that They recognize the importance that Panama represents in managing the migratory situation in the region.

Finally, he pointed out that this year the relationship has strengthened, made mention of the more than 500,000 doses of vaccines against Covid-19 donated to Panama.

“We hope to maintain our close relationship next year.” Blinken concluded.