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S'pore leaders send condolences to New Zealand: SINGAPORE: Singapore's leaders have sent condolence letters to N...

S'pore leaders send condolences to New Zealand: SINGAPORE: Singapore's leaders have sent condolence letters to N...

SINGAPORE: Singapore's leaders have sent condolence letters to New Zealand following Tuesday's devastating earthquake, which has killed 75 people, so far. President S R Nathan wrote to the Governor-General of New Zealand, Sir Anand Satyanand, saying he was greatly distressed to learn of yet another earthquake to hit Christchurch. President Nathan extended his sympathies and that of Singaporeans over the heavy loss of life and the extensive damage the tragedy caused. He added: "Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the people of New Zealand." He said he hoped the Singapore Civil Defence Force's Disaster Assistance and Rescue Team, and the company of soldiers from the Singapore Armed Forces can make a useful contribution to the relief efforts there. He said he was confident that New Zealand would overcome this tragedy. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong wrote to Prime Minist...

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