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South and Central Asia: Himalayan New Year (Losar)
February 5, 2019

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

On behalf of the Government of the United States of America, I offer my warmest wishes to the peoples of the Himalayan region and Tibetans throughout the world — including those in Bhutan, Nepal, India, and the Tibetan areas of the People’s Republic of China — in celebrating Losar.

As you, your families, and your communities gather this year to celebrate the New Year, know that the United States remains your steadfast partner and friend.