The Brazilian Government congratulates the people and Government of Haiti on the successful legislative, municipal and presidential elections, on October 25, a key step in the democratic process and indispensable condition for the development, institutional strengthening and the preservation of the achievements of recent years in Haiti.
The Brazilian Government compliments the Haitian authorities, in particular the National Police and the Provisional Electoral Council for their efforts to organize the election and ensure the participation of Haitian voters.
The Brazilian Government highlights the important contribution of the United Nations Mission for the Stabilization of Haiti (MINUSTAH) and of the whole international community to the electoral process. It also compliments the Electoral Observation Mission of the Organization of American States (OAS), headed by Ambassador Celso Amorim.
The Brazilian Government reiterates its support to the Haitian government for the successful conclusion of the ongoing electoral process and calls on all political actors to peacefully await the results of the election.