Clinton sends video greetings for Icelandic Independence Day

iceland-flag-little2Iceland can count on its American friends now and long into the future – according to a video greeting from US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton ahead of tomorrow’s Icelandic Independence Day.

Clinton says that the USA is proud to have been the first nation to recognise the Republic of Iceland on 17th June 1944 and that the two countries have been strong partners ever since.

She added that while Iceland is working hard to fix its damaged economy, it can count on the United States for steadfast support long into the future.

Hillary Clinton’s video message can be seen here.