The Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda today on behalf of the Government and people of Antigua and Barbuda and on his on behalf, congratulated Prime Minister Doctor Ralph Gonsalves and the Government and people of St Vincent and the Grenadines on that country’s convincing election today as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).
“St Vincent and the Grenadines’ election is a result of hard work and earned respect for your government under your leadership. You have demonstrated that smallness is not an obstacle to meaningful participation in global decision making,” prime minister browne indicated
Prime Minister Browne said that he has every confidence that St Vincent and the Grenadines will give a strong voice to the causes of small states in the Security Council and that it will continue to uphold principled and objective positions on issues with which the Council will grapple.
The Prime Minister added that Antigua and Barbuda is proud of St Vincent and the Grenadines and his government sends it’s best wishes for a successful tenure on the Security Council and assure St Vincent and the Grenadines of his country’s unstinting support.