Japan: Donation of Relief Money from Algeria
1.In response to the Tohoku - Pacific Ocean Earthquake, the government of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria made a donation of 10 million US dollars (about 800 million yen).
2.From Algeria, the letter of sympathy was sent from His Excellency Mr. Abdelaziz Bouteflika, President of Algeria to Mr. Naoto Kan, Prime Minister of Japan. His Excellency Mr. Mourad Medelci, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Algeria wrote a message in a condolence book at the Embassy of Japan in Algeria.
- The Government of Japan deeply appreciates a sense of solidarity expressed and assistance extended by the Government of Algeria and its people.
*This is a provisional translation. The above date denotes the date of the issue of the original press release in Japanese.