Klaus Iohannis sent it to the American president, Joseph

Klaus Iohannis sent it to the American president, Joseph


On the occasion of the Independence Day of the United States of America, Klaus Iohannis addressed congratulations to the American people, both in his personal name and on behalf of the Romanian people.

The President of Romania evoked the special context of this year, which determined multiple negative effects on security, but also challenging the values ​​of the rule of law through illegal, unjustified and unprovoked military aggression of the Russian Federation against the sovereign nation of Ukraine.

Moreover, Klaus Iohannis also pointed out that “the world is now at a turning point in history, and the efforts of the US Administration have been crucial in ensuring a strong and united response, based on transatlantic unity and cooperation with global partners. the same vision, to Russia’s challenges to the rules-based international order. “

Thus, our President assured that Romania will continue to be a stable ally and partner in this effort, committed to supporting transatlantic unity, regional stability, cooperation and strategic resilience.

It has been 25 years since the launch of the Strategic Partnership between Romania and the USA

In the message sent today to Joseph R Biden Jr., Klaus Iohannis welcomed the steps that will lead to the operationalization, for the first time, of a nuclear power plant with small modular reactors (SMR) in Romania, one of the flagship projects of the Global Partnership for Infrastructure and Investments.

“Continuing such joint efforts, we remain committed to strengthening European energy security, while respecting the highest standards of safety, nuclear security and non-proliferation,” said Klaus Iohannis, according to the Presidential Administration.

The President of Romania also evoked the symbolic context of the 25th anniversary of the launch of the Strategic Partnership between Romania and the United States of America and reaffirmed Romania’s commitment to strengthening excellent political and security cooperation, as well as the other dimensions of the Partnership. Strategic for a strengthened transatlantic link.

In fact, Klaus Iohannis mentioned the formats initiated and developed by Romania, together with the NATO Allies on the East Flank, such as Bucharest 9 or the Three Seas Initiative, which bear witness to our country’s decision to strengthen Euro-Atlantic ties.

Towards the end, our President welcomed the adoption at the NATO Summit in Madrid of the New Strategic Concept, as well as the results of collective defense, strengthening deterrence and NATO defense on the Eastern Flank and the strategic importance of the Black Sea region for Euro-Atlantic security.

In this regard, Klaus Iohannis reiterated our country’s gratitude for the decision announced by Joseph R. Biden Jr. on increasing the US military presence in Romania.