Message of Condolence from H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan to Dr. Ali Akbar Salehi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, for the Earthquake occurred in the Northwestern Part of Iran

August 12, 2012
Japanese

Around 9:30 pm (Japan Standard Time) on Saturday, August 11, a large-scale earthquake occurred in the northwestern part of the Islamic Republic of Iran, resulting in many deaths and injuries. On August 12, H.E. Mr. Koichiro Gemba, Minister for Foreign Affairs to Japan, sent a message of his heartfelt condolence and sympathy to Dr. Ali Akbar Salehi, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

    • (*The foregoing is a provisional translation. The date indicated above denotes the date of issue of the original press release in Japanese.)
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