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Statement by the Press Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, on the monsoon damage in northern India and north-eastern Pakistan

September 7, 2014
I am deeply saddened by the flooding and landslide caused by the torrential rain which left many casualties in northern India and north-eastern Pakistan. I would like to express my heartfelt condolences to those affected by the disaster.
Upon the request from the governments of India and Pakistan, the Government of Japan stands ready to offer necessary assistance to the afflicted people as quickly as possible.

(* 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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