Congressman Bob Gibbs

Representing the 7th District of Ohio

Congressman Gibbs Praises President Ashraf Ghani’s Message to Congress

March 25, 2015
Press Release

Washington, D.C.—Congressman Gibbs released the following statement after President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan addressed a joint session of Congress.

“The U.S. must support our allies now, more than ever and I am pleased the relationship between Afghanistan and the United States continues to grow. I appreciate President Ghani’s heartfelt tribute to our troops and gratitude towards the U.S. I am encouraged by Afghanistan’s commitment to improving their national security and growing their democracy. They are now on a path to become financially stable and I applaud the President on his work and commitment on women’s equality in Afghanistan. I would like to thank President Ghani for speaking to a joint session of Congress and I commend his commitment to bringing peace and stability to the region.”