Liberia President George M Weah, has described as concerning, recent images of a mob entering and vandalizing what has come to be known as the symbol of American democracy, the United States capitol.

While condemning the incident, the Liberian Leader assured Americans that Liberia still has faith in the U.S. democratic system of governance from which Liberia’s is modeled.

Supporters of US President Donald Trump enter the US Capitol on January 6, 2021, in Washington, DC. – Demonstrators breeched security and entered the Capitol as Congress debated the a 2020 presidential election Electoral Vote Certification. (Photo by Saul LOEB / AFP) (Photo by SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images)

President Weah according to a statement said, he shares the sentiments of all those who have been adversely impacted by the violence.

“As my country’s foremost international partner, and drawing on our historical ties, Liberia stands in solidarity with the American people during these trying times,” he said.

The Liberian Chief Executive also stated that he believes in the fundamental strength of American democratic institutions, and that the country still remains a beacon of hope for global democracy and governance.