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January 9, 2015

Message of condolence sent to Paris Mayor Hidalgo

The following message of condolence was sent by Governor Masuzoe to Ms. Anne Hidalgo, Mayor of Paris.


Madame la Maire,

 Je ne peux pas m'empêcher d'être immensément choqué par l'attentat contre la rédaction de Charlie Hebdo.
 Au nom des citoyens de Tokyo, je tiens à exprimer mes sincères condoléances à toutes les victimes et leurs familles, et d'étendre mes sincères condoléances aux blessés.
 Tokyo est avec Paris.

Provisional Translation

 “I cannot help but feel immense shock over the attack on the offices of Charlie Hebdo. On behalf of the citizens of Tokyo, I would like to express my sincere condolences to all the victims and their families, and extend my heartfelt sympathies to the injured.

 Tokyo stands with Paris.”


International Affairs Division
Office of the Governor for Policy Planning