Dominica establishes diplomatic relations with Paraguay


Roseau, Dominica – Friday, March 6, 2015 – Dominica established diplomatic relations with the Republic of Paraguay today March 6, 2015. A Joint Communiqué establishing relations between the two countries was signed in New York today by His Excellency Dr. Vince Henderson, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Commonwealth of Dominica to the United Nations, and His Excellency Federico A. Gonzalez, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Republic of Paraguay to the United Nations.

Under the terms of the communiqué, the two countries expressed a desire to promote mutual understanding and strengthened friendship and cooperation between the two countries.

The number of States which maintain diplomatic relations with the Commonwealth of Dominica now stands at ninety-eight (98).

Ref: GOVPR227/ 2015-03-05