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Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier expresses his condolences following the plane crash in Algeria

By Germany - Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier expresses his condolences following the plane crash in Algeria
Federal Foreign Minister Steinmeier expresses his condolences following the plane crash in Algeria

BERLIN, Germany, February 12, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- In response to today's accident involving an Algerian military aircraft, Federal Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier sent a letter of condolence to his Algerian counterpart, Ramtane Lamamra.

Part of the message read as follows:

I was very shocked to hear the news of the military plane crash in north eastern Algeria. I would like to convey to you, the victims' families and the Algerian people my heartfelt sympathy following this terrible tragedy.