New York

12 November 2018

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the wildfires in the United States

The Secretary-General is deeply saddened by the loss of life and extensive damage that resulted from the wildfires in California in the United States. He extends his heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims and to the Government and people of the United States.
The Secretary-General stands in solidarity with the Government of the United States. 

Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for Secretary-General