The Berdimuhamedovs expressed condolences to the President of Korea in connection with the large number of deaths in the stampede

President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov and Chairman of the Halk Maslakhaty Milli Gengesha Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov sent condolences to President of Korea Yun Sok-yeol in connection with the tragic incident due to the stampede in the city of Seoul, which led to numerous casualties. This was reported on October 30 by the state news agency TDH .


The President and his father conveyed words of deep sympathy and support to the families, relatives and friends of the victims and wishes for a speedy recovery to the injured.


The tragedy occurred on October 29 in the Itaewon area, where people were celebrating Halloween. The stampede occurred when thousands of people found themselves in a narrow alley near the Hamilton Hotel. The death toll so far stands at 154. On October 30, President Yoon Seok-yeol declared a week of national mourning.



Source: Chronicles of Turkmenistan