United States Mission to the United Nations
Office of Press and Public Diplomacy
For Immediate Release
November 11, 2023
Readout of Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield’s Meeting with Prime Minister Fiamē Naomi Mataʻafa of Samoa in Rarotonga, Cook Islands
The following is attributable to U.S. Mission to the United Nations Spokesperson Nate Evans:
Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield, U.S. Representative to the United Nations, met yesterday with Prime Minister Fiamē Naomi Mataʻafa of Samoa in Rarotonga, Cook Islands.
Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield thanked the Prime Minister for her leadership in the region and for Samoa’s invaluable partnership on global and regional issues, including climate change. The Ambassador also expressed the United States commitment to further deepen U.S.-Samoa cooperation and people-to-people ties.