President of Republic congratulates his Mexican counterpart on Independence Day

Bir Lahlou (Liberated Territories), 15 September 2019 (SPS) - President of the Republic, Secretary-General of the Polisario Front, Mr. Brahim Ghali, congratulated his Mexican counterpart, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, on the occasion of the 209th anniversary of Independence Day, on 16 September.

"On behalf of the people and government of the Sahrawi Republic, and on my own behalf, allow me to convey to your Excellency, the Government and people of Mexico my sincere congratulations and best wishes for progress and prosperity, on the occasion of the 209th anniversary of your country's independence, on September 16," said the President of Republic.

On this occasion, the President of the Republic highly appreciated the principles of defending the values of justice, freedom and human rights, which the State of Mexico has always adopted throughout its history, stressing in the same context his sincere gratitude and thanks for Mexico's firm position in defending these legitimate rights, especially the right of the Sahrawi people to self-determination and independence.

President Ghali renewed to his Mexican counterpart his full readiness to continue working to promote relations of cooperation and friendship between the two brotherly countries of the Sahrawi Republic and the State of Mexico. (SPS)

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