Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Foreign Office Minister congratulates new Guatemalan President

Press Release   •   Nov 08, 2011 10:16 GMT

Foreign Office Minister Jeremy Browne said that he looks forward working constructively with the President-elect and his government to bring the two countries closer together.

Speaking today he said:

"I congratulate Otto Perez Molina on his election as President of Guatemala. The UK is enthusiastic about our growing relationship with Guatemala and Latin America and we are committed to developing this further. I look forward to working constructively and productively with President-elect Molina and his government to bring our countries closer together."