Embassy Nouakchott Celebrates Independence

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Secretary General Madam Director Dear colleagues Ambassadors and Heads of Diplomatic Missions Ladies and gentlemen Dear guests It is an honor to welcome you, on behalf of the United States government and its people, to the commemoration of the 242nd anniversary of the United States’ independence. Thank you for being ...
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Embassy Nouakchott Organizes an Iftar

Minister of Islamic Affairs and other members of the Mauritanian government delegation, Ambassadors and other friends and colleagues Good evening, It is a great honor for me to welcome you to my home this evening. It is an especially happy occasion for me since this is the first formal event I am hosting in my ...
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Statement of Michael Dodman, Ambassador of the United States to Mauritania after presentation of his credentials

Nouakchott, March 13, 2018 Assalamalekum. I would like to begin my remarks by expressing my honor in being in your beautiful country in my capacity as Ambassador of the United States of America to the Islamic Republic of Mauritania. It is my great pleasure to convey to the people of Mauritania the greetings and salutations ...
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Speech by Ambassador André on October 11, 2017 New Embassy Compound

Ministers, Ambassadors, Honored guests, dear friends, family, and colleagues, Ladies and Gentlemen, Welcome, Bienvenue, Marhaba. Thank you for joining us on this very special evening–the inauguration of the American people’s new embassy to the Islamic Republic of Mauritania. From this site, my colleagues and I will continue to promote close relations, based on shared interests ...
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U.S. Embassy Celebrates Independence Day

Speech by Chargé d’Affaires July 4, 2017 New Embassy Compound   Ministers, Ambassadors, Honored guests, dear friends and family, Ladies and Gentlemen, – Welcome, Marhaba, Bienvenue, Jam hiiri e mon bandiraabe, Kha sounka ma remmou, Jaam Ken yendu bokeyi On behalf of Ambassador Larry André, who is in Washington DC on a temporary assignment, I ...
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Embassy Nouakchott Celebrates Independence

Ministers, Ambassadors, Ladies and Gentlemen, Honored guests, dear friends and family, Welcome, Bienvenue, Marhaba to our celebration of the 240 year anniversary of our Declaration of Independence. In 1775 armed conflict began between American and British forces over American refusal to pay taxes to the British Parliament where they had no representation.  Only a minority sought ...
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Ambassador André Speech

Madame Minister, Members of the Official Delegation of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Representatives from the international diplomatic community, leaders from the religious institutions and civil society, distinguished guests, colleagues and friends Welcome to the American Embassy and thank you for joining my colleagues and I in our celebration of United States’ Independence Day.  I ...
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Statement by Ambassador André to the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, on the Occasion of the Presentation of His Letters of Credentials

Good morning, I am delighted to be with all of you here today in this beautiful country, Mauritania. In-Sha-Allah (If God wills), we will continue the dialogue I have just begun with the President throughout my stay here. I want to convey to the people and to the government of Mauritania the deep respect of ...
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