US President Barack Obama sent a congratulatory message to President Serzh Sargsyan on the occasion of the 22nd anniversary of Armenia’s Independence. The message reads:
“Dear Mr. President:
On behalf of all Americans, I congratulate you and the people of Armenia on the 22nd anniversary of Armenia’s independence on September 21.
The United States deeply values its enduring relationship with Armenia and has been made a stronger nation by the millions of Americans who proudly trace their ancestry to your country.
The bonds of affection and respect between the United States and Armenia remain as strong as ever, and we look forward to developing greater cooperation between our countries in the years to come.”