The following are messages of felicitations from Foreign Heads of State/Government sent to President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar U Win Myint, on the occasion of the 73rd Anniversary Independence Day of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar.
From His Majesty King Willem-Alexander R
King of the Netherlands
On your country’s National Day, allow me to extend to Your Excellency my congratulations and my best wishes for the well-being of the people of Myanmar.
As we mark this occasion, I want to acknowledge that the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic represents an unprecedented challenge to us all. I wish you, your government and the people of Myanmar strength, courage and health as together we continue our efforts to overcome coronavirus.
From His Majesty Mohammed VI
King of Morocco
As the Republic of the Union of Myanmar celebrates Independence Day, it gives me great pleasure to send you my warmest congratulations and to offer your people my best wishes for further progress and prosperity.
I welcome this opportunity to say how much I value the friendship and mutual esteem between our countries as well as our commitment to strengthening bilateral relations, for the benefit of our peoples.
From Miloš Zeman
The Czech Republic
Allow me to extend my sincere congratulations to you and to the people of Myanmar on the occasion of the Independence Day of your country.
I avail myself of this opportunity to wish you and your people lots of success and prosperity. I am confident that the relations between our two countries will continue to develop and deepen in many areas.
I wish you, Excellency, and the Myanmar people lots of success in the years to come.
From General Prayut Chan-o-cha (Ret.)
The Kingdom of Thailand
On behalf of the Royal Thai Government and the people of the Kingdom of Thailand, I have the honour to extend to Your Excellency and, through you, to the people of Myanmar our sincere congratulations and best wishes on the auspicious occasion of the 73rd Anniversary of the Independence Day of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar.
The bilateral ties between Thailand and Myanmar have been cordial, robust and deeply rooted in history. Our shared cultural and religious heritage has served as a solid foundation for the excellent people-to-people relations for more than seven decades. I am pleased that our Natural Strategic Partnership has grown stronger and gained dynamism in recent years.
As Myanmar celebrates her Independence Day, I wish to extend Thailand’s firm support for the shared aspiration of the Myanmar people to achieve a peaceful and prosperous democratic federal union. Looking forward, Thailand and Myanmar should work hand in hand to further broaden and deepen our cooperation that would enable our two countries to build back better together and make a difference for the peoples of our two countries.
I firmly believe that our strong and enduring partnership will go a long way to uplift the well-being of our peoples and contribute to peace and prosperity of our two countries and the region.
Accept, Excellency, the renewed assurances of my highest consideration.
From Mr Alexander Van der Bellen, Federal President
The Republic of Austria
On the occasion of the celebration of the National Day of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar I take great pleasure in conveying to you my warmest congratulations.
I seize this opportunity to extend my best wishes for your personal well-being as well as for a happy future of the people of Myanmar.
From Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa
The Portuguese Republic
On the occasion of the National Day of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, I would like to convey to Your Excellency my congratulations and sincere wishes for the progress and prosperity of the people of Myanmar.
From Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez
The Republic of Cuba
On behalf of the Cuban people and government, I cordially congratulate you on the occasion of the 73rd Anniversary of the Independence Day of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, while reiterating the willingness to further develop the bonds of friendship and cooperation between our countries.
Please accept the assurances of my highest consideration and esteem.
From Abdel Fattah Al Sisi
The Arab Republic of Egypt
On the anniversary of the Independence Day of Myanmar, it gives me pleasure to extend to Your Excellency my heartfelt congratulations together with best wishes.
Please accept my sincerest wishes for the best of your well-being and for the progress and prosperity of the friendly people of Myanmar.
From Her Excellency Kersti Kaljulaid
The Republic of Estonia
I wish to convey my sincere congratulations to you and to the people of Myanmar on the occasion of the Independence Day of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar on January 4th. I wish you and the people of Myanmar prosperity.
I would like to offer words of support to the people of Myanmar as we all confront the challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Please accept, Your Excellency, the assurances of my highest consideration.
From Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
The Republic of Turkey
On behalf of my nation and on my own behalf, I extend my heartfelt congratulations to Your Excellency on the occasion of the Independence Day of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar.
I believe the relations between Turkey and Myanmar and our cooperation will develop further in the period ahead on the basis of the mutual benefit of our nations.
I avail myself of this opportunity to reiterate my best wishes for Your Excellency’s well-being and happiness as well as for the welfare of the people of Myanmar.