Press release

Seychelles in Solidarity with the United States After Boston Bombings

April 16, 2013

President James Michel has extended his most sincere condolence to the People and Government of the United States of America following the tragic explosions that took place in Boston today.

In a letter addressed to President Barack Obama, President Michel expressed the distress and solidarity of the People and Government of Seychelles:

“It is with profound sorrow that we have learnt of the tragic bomb explosions at the Boston Marathon, during one of the most unifying of sporting events, which caused the lose of precious lives and left many injured.”

The President added that the Seychelles Government strongly condemns such criminal acts, and offered his deepest sympathies to the families of those affected.