Commemoration of U.S. Independence Day

Ambassador Luis E. Arreaga celebrated U.S. Independence Day at a special civic ceremony of the Municipality of Guatemala, together with Mayor Ricardo Quiñonez and 600 students from various educational centers, where he spoke about the long friendship between Guatemala and the U.S., and the democratic values shared by both nations. The Ambassador emphasized the importance of education to shape their futures and to build an inclusive, democratic and prosperous Guatemala, and motivated them to defend civic values. Finally, the Ambassador congratulated Guatemala for its elections, and invited citizen participation to remain in the second round of elections.

El #EmbArreaga celebró el Día de la Independencia de los #EEUU en un acto cívico especial de la Municipalidad de…

Posted by US Embassy Guatemala on Friday, July 5, 2019