Celebrating the Lunar New Year

U.S. Department of State

Celebrating the Lunar New Year

Press Statement
Michael R. Pompeo
Secretary of State
Washington, DC
February 4, 2019

Please accept my best wishes to our friends around the world celebrating the Lunar New Year on February 5.

During this new lunar year, let us continue to strengthen the bonds of friendship with allies and partners as we invite all nations to join us in the endeavor to build a better world for future generations.

May the Year of the Pig bring great health, happiness, and prosperity for all.