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Press Release Regarding The Tsunami At The Independent State Of Samoa, American Samoa And The Tonga Islands , 02.10.2009

Turkey is deeply saddened by the great loss of life and material damage caused by the tsunami at the Independent State of Samoa, American Samoa and the Tonga Islands.

We convey our sympathy to the Samoans, American Samoans and Tongan at their difficult hour.

We are closely following the efforts to establish those relief materials that are most urgently needed in the region. Once these are clear, we will provide all the necessary assistance within our means.