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Xi Jinping Sends Message of Condolences to ROK President over Accident of the Sinking of the ROK Passenger Ship

2014/04/17

On April 17, 2014, President Xi Jinping sent a message of condolences to President Park Geun-hye of the Republic of Korea (ROK) over the sinking of the ROK passenger ship "Sewol", which caused a significant number of people injured, killed or missing.

Xi Jinping said, I learned with shock and profound sorrow of the unfortunate and severe accident of passenger ship “Sewol”, which has caused a significant number of people injured, killed or missing, including many young students in particular. I wish to extend, on behalf of the Chinese government and people and in my own name, the deep condolences to the victims and sincere sympathy to the families of the victims, the missing and the injured ones The Chinese and ROK people boast profound friendship. I personally pay great care to this accident and China is always ready to provide anytime the necessary support and assistance to the ROK.

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