Celebrating 238 Years of Independence

On Thursday, July 3rd, the U.S. Embassy in La Paz hosted a reception in celebration of Independence Day in the Embassy garden. The event welcomed over 1,000 guests, from esteemed political leaders to alumni of Embassy-sponsored English programming, and members of civil society to officials from fellow embassies. In his speech, Chargé d’Affaires Brennan highlighted the need for bilateral agreement and cooperation in order to promote progress on social and economic issues, environmental conservation, domestic security, and the reinforcement of democratic institutions.