Statements made by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesperson (Paris, April 17, 2014)

Chile – Fire in Valparaiso

The fire that ravaged the city of Valparaiso, causing the death of 15 people and leaving many residents homeless, is a tragedy for the entire Chilean nation.

In these particularly tragic circumstances, France offers its condolences to the families and loved ones of the victims and assures the Chilean people and authorities of its solidarity.