18 Jan '11, 4pm

President Nathan sends condolences to Sri Lanka flood victims: SINGAPORE: President S R Nathan has conveyed his

SINGAPORE: President S R Nathan has conveyed his condolences and sympathies to flood victims in Sri Lanka. In his condolence letter to Sri Lanka's President Mahinda Rajapaksa, President Nathan said he is deeply saddened to learn of the terrible devastation He conveyed his sympathies to the families of those who have lost their lives or homes. Mr Nathan also commended the Sri Lankan government for its quick action in relief and rescue efforts. He said he is confident that Sri Lanka will overcome the disaster with fortitude. Mr Nathan added that Singapore stands ready to help to alleviate the suffering and to provide assistance.

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