Press release

President Danny Faure extends condolences to Lebanon

August 6, 2020

Following the shocking news of the explosion in Beirut, Lebanon, President Danny Faure, has extended a message of condolence to H.E. Mr. Michel Aoun, President of the Lebanese Republic.

“It is with great sadness and shock that I learned of the tragic and devastating explosion, which recently, rocked the capital of Beirut claiming many lives, leaving behind trails of devastation and lifelong traumatic memories,” stated President Faure.

He further added: “In this moment of national grief, the Government and the People of Seychelles join me in extending our sincere condolences to you personally, to the government and to the people of the Lebanese Republic. In our solidarity, we pray for courage and strength to the people of Lebanon as they confront this difficult reality.”

“I am confident that the strong spirit, unity, determination and passion of the Lebanese people will continue to serve as solid pillars in your country’s emergence and healing from this catastrophe,” concluded President Faure