U.S. Independence Day celebrations: Ambassador Henry Jardine’s remarks

U.S. Ambassador Henry Jardine and Mrs. Kathleen Jardine hosted a reception at their residence in Floreal on Thursday to celebrate the 247th anniversary of the independence of the United States. During the evening, Americans and Mauritians gathered together for a wonderful time at Macarty House and enjoyed a photo exhibition showing the breath and depth of the U.S.-Mauritius relationship. The year’s theme celebrated the great American musical tradition of Jazz. Read Ambassador Henry Jardine’s remarks at the event here.