Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 23, 2021 (SKNIS): The Government of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas has extended sincerest congratulations to the Government and people of the Twin-island Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis on its attainment of 38 years as a sovereign nation.
“Saint Kitts and Nevis and The Bahamas have enjoyed twenty-eight years of diplomatic relations, during which time we have collaborated on a range of national, regional, and international issues, particularly at the United Nations and the Caribbean Community. Our mutual interests include the promotion of peace, democracy and the rule of law, and the preservation of the environment and sustainable development,” a message from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Bahamas stated.
“The Bahamas Government remains committed to working together with the Government of Saint Kitts and Nevis to deepen relations between both countries and within the Caribbean region to strive for a more secure and prosperous future. May the Government of Saint Kitts and Nevis and its People continue to enjoy peace, progress and prosperity,” the statement concluded.
St. Kitts and Nevis became an independent country on September 19, 1983.