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Senator Markey reaffirms U.S. Gov’t’s aid to Liberia

Jonathan Grigsby
U.S Senator Markey   .
U.S Senator Markey .

MONROVIA, LIBERIA-United States Senator, Edward Markey, has reaffirmed the US Government’scommitment to help Liberia consolidate its democratic gains.

Senator Markey said: “Besides, the American Government will assist Liberia in rebuilding its infrastructure and healthcare delivery system.” 

He made the disclosure recently in the Liberian Capital, Monrovia,at the end of a US Congressional Delegation’s three-day visit to the country.

During its visit to the country, the delegationheld discussions with President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf and Liberian Government officials on a wide-range of issues.

Issues discussed included U.S. bilateral development assistance to Liberia and security cooperation between the two countries.  

In addition to Liberia, the delegation also visited Cape Verde, Senegal and Nigeria to assess US diplomatic, Defense and development activities in the Sub-region.

 


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