President Borut Pahor sends a letter of condolence to the President of the Republic of the Philippines

Ljubljana, 11. 11. 2013 | press release

President of the Republic of Slovenia Borut Pahor sent a letter of condolence to the President of the Republic of the Philippines, Benigno Simeon C. Aquino III, after Haiyan recently struck the Philippines and, according to the latest figures, claimed more than 10,000 victims.

In his letter of condolences, President Pahor wrote: 'Dear Mr President, I was deeply saddened by the news of the tragic natural disaster, typhoon Haiyan, which has affected many people and claimed so many lives in the Philippines. Allow me, Your Excellency, to express to you and to the people of the Philippines sincere condolences on behalf of all the citizens of the Republic of Slovenia and in my own name. Please convey to the families and relatives of the deceased the assurance of our sincere sympathy.