15 Mar '11, 8am

Japan ambassador appreciative of Singapore's relief support

SINGAPORE: Japanese Ambassador to Singapore Yoichi Suzuki has met Foreign Affairs Minister George Yeo to express his appreciation for Singapore's support in the relief operations following the earthquake that struck Japan on Friday. Singapore's Foreign Ministry said Mr Yeo conveyed his deepest sympathies to Ambassador Suzuki and the full solidarity of the people and Government of Singapore in this time of crisis. Mr Yeo asked Ambassador Suzuki how Singapore could play a helpful role, being mindful that the transportation infrastructure in the affected areas had been badly damaged. Ambassador Suzuki said that blankets, mattresses, bottled water and water containers were in short supply. Singapore's foreign minister affirmed and pledged to do all that Singapore can. Mr Yeo has also appointed Singapore's former ambassador to Japan, Mr Chew Tai Soo, as coordinator for Singapor...

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gov.sg 15 Mar '11, 4pm

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channelnewsasia.com 15 Mar '11, 11am

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