Congressman Gibbs Praises President Ashraf Ghani’s Message to Congress
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.”