2010-05-26 11:45:00

Primates of Orthodox Churches of Constantinople and Russia express condolences over the death of people in car crash in Antalya

To: His Excellency Dmitry Medvedev
President of the Russian Federation

To: His Excellency Recep Erdogan
Prime Minister of the Republic of Turkey

Your Excellencies,

While in Moscow together, we have learnt with grief about the traffic accident in Antalya that took away the lives of Russian and Turkish citizens.

We hasten to express our sincere condolences over the accident. Please convey our sympathy to the families and friends of the victims.

With profound respect,

Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia

Patriarch of Constantinople

May 25, 2010