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President sends condolences to Philippine President on typhoon damage

Source : Cheong Wa Dae

President Park Geun-hye sent a telegram of condolence to President Benigno Aquino III of the Philippines today in connection with the loss of life and damage caused by the typhoon that hit the country on November 8.

Following is the full text of the condolence message.

It has been deeply saddening for me and for the people of Korea to hear about the heavy casualties and damage caused by Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda.

We extend our sincere condolences to you and to the people of the Philippines. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of the families who have lost loved ones. I hope that the situation will be improved as soon as possible.

Government Press Release published on November 12, 2013

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