Dhaka, 14 June 2017
Statement from the EU Delegation to Bangladesh
on the large number of victims from landslides in Chittagong and Chittagong Hill Tracts
The EU Ambassador to Bangladesh, Pierre Mayaudon, expresses his heart-felt sorrow and solidarity for the loss of lives and property caused by landslides in Chittagong, Rangamati and Bandarban in the early hours of 13 June 2017.
Ambassador Mayaudon also expresses his sympathy for those who have died while conducting rescue operations.
If requested, the European Union stands ready to provide support to alleviate the impact of this severe natural disaster.
As a long-standing partner of Chittagong Hill Tracts, the European Union sends a strong message of solidarity to all affected people.