Press release

President Faure sends message of condolence to Japan

July 23, 2019

Upon learning of the devastating blaze that took place in Kyoto, Japan on 18 July, President Faure has expressed his condolences to the Prime Minister of Japan, H.E. Mr. Shinzo Abe.

In his message, President Faure conveyed “The Government and the people of Seychelles join me in extending our sincere sympathy to the government and the people of Japan and we pray each and everyone affected by this tragic event, courage, and strength during this difficult time.”

The President added “I am convinced, Your Excellency, that the spirit of unity and determination of the people of Japan, will serve as pillars in all of the efforts to restore a sense of normalcy and heal from this tragedy.”