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Foreign Minister Mikser offers condolences for victims of Portuguese wildfires

19. June 2017 - 13:33

Today, Foreign Minister Sven Mikser offered condolences to his Portuguese counterpart Augusto Santos Silva in the margins of the EU Foreign Affairs Council following the deadly wildfires in Portugal.

“Estonians mourn the victims of this terrible tragedy with you. My deepest condolences to the families and friends of the victims and to the people of Portugal,” Mikser said to Silva.

More than 60 have been killed in the wildfires that raged across a central region of the country near the municipality of Pedrógão Grande.

Additional information:

Sandra Kamilova
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Communication Department
(+372) 56675362
press@mfa.ee
www.vm.ee

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