Statement of the Diplomatic Missions of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan on the Stampede in Seoul During Halloween Festivities 30 October 2022

Statement of the Diplomatic Missions of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan on the Stampede in Seoul During Halloween Festivities 30 October 2022

Statement of the Diplomatic Missions of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan on the Stampede in Seoul During Halloween Festivities

30 October 2022

 

We are deeply saddened to learn about the tragic incident during Halloween celebrations in Seoul, which resulted in the loss of life of more than 150 people and the injury of many more.

We extend our deep condolences to the people and government of the Republic of Korea over this tragedy, especially to the bereaved families.

We greatly value the long-standing close ties of friendship between the peoples of Afghanistan and the Republic of Korea, which is also reflected in the provision of important Korean support and assistance for peace, democracy, and prosperity in Afghanistan over the past several years.

Our thoughts are with the Korean people and the Government of the Republic of Korea at this difficult time and we wish a speedy recovery for the injured.

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