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President of Republic Sends Message of Condolences Following Former Japanese Prime Minister’s Assassination

Nouakchott,  09/07/2022
Following the assassination of former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo ABE, the Mauritanian news agency (AMI) received the following press release:

"It is with deep emotion that His Excellency Mr. Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouani, the President of the Republic, learned of the heinous murder of the former Japanese Prime Minister, Mr. Shinzo ABE, on 8 July.

The President mourns the loss of a great leader. Throughout his rich political career and eight years at the head of Japan, Mr. ABE has ​​been a tireless promoter of peace and stability. The deceased was a friend of Mauritania, and during his tenure, relations between the two countries knew remarkable development.

In the name of Mauritania, the Mauritanian Government and people, and in his name, the President of the Republic expresses his most heartfelt condolences to his bereaved family, the Japanese people, and his Government.”
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