US-Ambassador to Austria Supports Marriage Equality
6 June 2016
The US-embassy in Austria on 1 June 2016, on its facebook-account, has published the following text alongside a picture of ambassador Alexa Wesner in a t-shirt of Austrian marriage equality citizens initiative Ehe Gleich!:
"Happy #LGBT #Pride Month! "Advancing the fair treatment of all people has long been a cornerstone of American diplomacy, and we have made defending and promoting the human rights of #LGBT individuals a priority in our engagement across the globe." - President Obama writes in his proclamation: http://1.usa.gov/1O2LtAa. Botschafterin #AlexaWesner unterstützt gleiche Rechte für #LGBTI Menschen, auch das Recht auf Ehe. #PrideMonth"
We express our deep gratitude to her excellency for this important support for our human rights.