Press release

President Extends Sympathies to Spain Following Train Derailment

July 25, 2013

President James Michel has sent a message expressing the condolences of the People and Government of Seychelles to the President of the Government of the Kingdom of Spain following the tragic train crash that occurred in Galacia, Spain:

“The People of Seychelles stand in strong solidarity with you in this difficult time.

“We offer our thoughts and prayers for the swift recovery of those injured as well as for the wellbeing and rescue of those still trapped in the wreckage. Our thoughts are with you all and most importantly with the families that have been directly touched by this tragedy.”

The President extended his support and wished the People of Spain “faith and strength” during this difficult time.