Nov 9, 2020 (Thessherald)–South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir Mayardit has congratulated President-elect Joseph R. Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on their recent US election win.
“On behalf of the Revitalized Transitional Government of National Unity and People of South Sudan, I congratulate President-elect Joseph R. Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Devi Harris for winning the trust of the American people,” the Office of the President said on Monday.
On behalf of the South Sudanese unity government, President Kiir affirms his government’s readiness to work with the new administration.
“We look forward to working constructively with your administration to build on our historic relations with the goal of consolidating peace in South Sudan, the region and globally. Once again, congratulations for winning the trust of American people.”
South Sudan’s government has joined the rest of the world in welcoming the new administration, and hopes to forge strong diplomatic ties with Washington.