Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland congratulates President Obama
- Published on Wednesday, 07 November 2012 10:36
- Posted by Vicki Mitchem
The Secretary General of the Council of Europe today issued the following statement on the reelection of President Obama:
"I congratulate Barack Obama on his reelection and extend my best wishes for his second term in office. The Council of Europe values the constructive role of the United States as an observer state to our organisation and we look forward to cooperating with the US government in our joint efforts to promote human rights, democracy and the rule of law."