Press release

President Faure congratulates UK’s new Prime Minister

July 24, 2019

President Faure expressed his warmest congratulations to the new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, H.E. Mr. Boris Johnson, upon his victory as leader of the UK’s Conservative Party on 23 July, 2019.

“Our countries share a remarkable friendship which is continuously being reinforced both within the realm of our bilateral and multilateral engagement. I am certain that during your tenure as Prime Minister, your leadership will add greater impetus to this excellent partnership and we will continue to advance our collaboration across different platforms to achieve our shared goals and common ambitions,” conveyed the President.

In wishing Prime Minister Johnson all the best, President Faure added “As you assume your position to this high office, I am confident that you will rise above the challenges ahead and execute your duties for the success and prosperity of the people of your country.”