Press release

Seychelles Extends Sympathies to France and China Following Local Disasters

July 15, 2013

President James Michel has sent messages expressing his sincere condolences to President Francois Hollande of France and President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China following the devastating events of the past week.

The President extended the solidarity of the Government and People of Seychelles following the tragic train accident in France and the extreme flooding in Sichuan Province in China that both resulted in the tragic loss of life with countless injured.

President Michel shared his heartfelt sympathies to the families and communities affected during this difficult period of national mourning.