Emergency aid to the Republic of El Salvador for torrential rain disaster from tropical depression "Stan"
2. In the Republic of El Salvador, tropical depression "Stan" caused such natural disasters as flooding and landslides in every part of the country from October 1 (Sat), resulting in 49 deaths and 32,045 evacuees as of October 5 (Wed).
3. The evacuees are forced to live under difficult conditions in shelters in wide-ranging areas, and the Government of the Republic of El Salvador has requested emergency aid from Japan, while striving to restore damage on its own.
4. The Government of Japan has decided to extend this emergency aid as humanitarian assistance for the disaster-afflicted and in view of the friendly relations between Japan and the Republic of El Salvador.