PRESS OF UZBEKISTAN
June 20, 2017
SHAVKAT MIRZIYOEV SENDS CONDOLENCES TO PRESIDENT OF PORTUGAL
On 19 June, President Shavkat Mirziyoev sent a letter to the President of the Portuguese Republic Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa in connection with wildfires that cause human casualties and destruction.
"Please accept my sincere condolences and convey my sympathy and support to all Portuguese people, as well as the families and friends of those killed and injured", - the message of the President of Uzbekistan states.
One of the most devastating fires in Portuguese history took the lives of at least 62 people, more than 50 people suffered burns of varying degrees.