In the next few days, the President of the Republic, H. E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, will travel to the United States, specifically to New York, the headquarters of the UN, where Equatorial Guinea will assume the rotating presidency of the United Nations Security Council. This matter was one of those covered during the audience that the President granted to the United States Ambassador in Malabo, Julie Furuta Toy, on 31st January.
At the meeting, which was attended by the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Simeon Oyono Esono, they also looked at important issues which the two Governments have been working on for several years.
The occasion was also an opportunity for the North American diplomat to report to the Head of State on the end of her activities as head of the diplomatic mission.
I am taking a very good impression of this country that has welcomed me for three years; time in which I have worked with the President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea and the Government on matters such as human trafficking, Human Rights, and the promotion of youth for the development of its potential”, said Furuta Toy, before the press. She also expressed the desire that the diplomatic relations uniting Washington and Malabo, established on 28th October 1968, could be further consolidated.
Source: Equatorial Guinea Press and Information Office