Press release

President Faure sends message of condolence to Iran

March 23, 2019

President Faure has sent a message of condolence to the President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, H.E. Mr. Hassan Rouhani, following the tragic news of a capsized ferry in the Tigris River, claiming many lives.   

“In this moment of national grief, please allow me on behalf of the government and people of Seychelles to extend our heartfelt sympathy during these painful times” said President Faure.

President Faure further extended prayers and comfort to the families of those touched by this tragic incident and to the people of Iran.