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Statement by Minister Flanagan on Berlin

Consular, Minister Charles Flanagan, Security, Travel, Press Releases, Europe, 2016


Statement by Minister Flanagan on Berlin


"I am horrified by the loss of life in Berlin this evening. I extend sincere condolences to the families and loved ones of the victims. Our thoughts are also with those injured in this appalling incident.


"Ireland stands in solidarity with Germany.


"I urge Irish citizens in Berlin to follow the advice of local authorities and to make contact with their families who may be concerned at this concern.


“For updated travel advice from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade please consult @dfatravelwise.


“If you are concerned about Irish citizens in Berlin, please call +353 1 408 2000."



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19 December 2016