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Buzek on train accident in Italy

Brussels -

The President of the European Parliament Jerzy Buzek sends his condolences to the families of the victims of the train accident that took place in the proximity of Merano in Trentino Alto Adige.

Jerzy Buzek said:
"I have just been informed about the tragic event that has hit Italy.

In this moment of deep national sorrow for my own country I would like to send my condolences to the families and friends of those Italians who have lost their lives in this train accident.

I hope that those injured will manage to recover fully and soon.

I also would like to express my gratitude to the rescuers who have managed to limit the death toll of this disaster."

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