30 April 2012

Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

Secretary-General Deeply Concerned by ExplosionS in Ukraine


The following statement was issued on 27 April by the Spokesperson for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:

The Secretary-General is deeply concerned to learn about the explosions today in the city of Dnipropetrovsk in Ukraine, which have reportedly injured at least 29 people including nine children. He conveys his sincerest condolences to the people of Ukraine and in particular to the families of the victims and wishes the injured a speedy recovery.

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