Sofia Pride 2018

The U.S. Embassy supports Sofia Pride event on June 9.  Embassy officers officially represented the U.S. Embassy at the event and joined Embassy employees, friends, and families participating in the parade. Secretary of State Pompeo recently said: “Dignity and equality are core American values underpinned by our Constitution. We will continue to stand up for the human rights of all persons, including LGBTI persons. U.S. global policy is to oppose criminalisation of same-sex relationships, violence and discrimination, such as in housing, employment, and the provision of government services.”