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The OECS Commission extends Condolences to Cuba in Aftermath of Fire in Matanzas

In the wake of the unfortunate incident involving an enormous fire at an oil storage facility in Matanzas province on Friday, August 5, 2022, the OECS Commission extended sincere condolences to the Cuban Government and People.

The Commission refers in particular to the casualties and loss of life, and the severe damage caused by the fire, and sympathizes with those who have suffered loss, injury or are traumatized by this tragic event.

A deeply saddened Commission extended deepest condolences for the tragic loss of life, and wishes a full and speedy recovery to those who were injured.  “At this difficult time, the Commission assures the Government and people of Cuba of its solidarity and prayerful consideration,” the release further stated.

Cover photo by Cuba Detail

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