Message from Minister for Foreign Affairs Yoriko Kawaguchi to Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Choi Sung-Hong of the Republic of Korea concerning the Fire on the Underground Railway in Daegu, Republic of Korea
February 18, 2003
Concerning the fire on the underground railway that occurred in Daegu in the Republic of Korea on 18 February, Minister for Foreign Affairs Yoriko Kawaguchi has sent a message to Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Choi Sung-Hong.
"I feel deep sorrow for the loss of so many precious lives in the fire on the underground railway in Daegu. As Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan, I express my sincere sympathies. I convey my sincere condolences to the families of those who were sacrificed in this sudden fire."
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