Message of Sympathy to Iranian President

Kim Yong Nam, member of the Presidium of the Political Bureau of the Workers’ Party of Korea Central Committee and president of the Presidium of the Supreme People’s Assembly of the DPRK, sent a message of sympathy on Monday to Hassan Rouhani, president of the Islamic Republic of Iran, which said:

Upon hearing the sad news that Kermanshah region located in the west of Iran was hit by earthquake, claiming heavy human and material losses, I express my deep sympathy and condolences to you and, through you, to the victims and their families.

I hope that you and your government will recover from the consequences of this disaster at the earliest possible date and bring the life of the citizens in the disaster-stricken region to normal.