Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid sends a message of condolence to the Secretary of State of the United States of America, following the mass shootings in Texas and Ohio

04 August 2019

His Excellency Abdulla Shahid, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives sent a message of condolence to His Excellency Michael Richard Pompeo, Secretary of State of the United States of America.

Minister’s message reads as follows:


“I was deeply shocked and devastated to learn of the mass shootings in the states of Texas and Ohio, causing the tragic loss of innocent lives and injuries to many.

On behalf of the Government and the people of the Maldives, and on my own behalf, I convey profound sympathies to the families of those affected and wish the wounded a speedy recovery.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Government and the people of the United States of America, at this time of distress.”


ENDS