Emergency relief aid for earthquake victims in Japan

News and Press Release
Originally published
1. On October 27, the Government of the Republic of Korea has decided to provide emergency relief aid to the Japanese government to support relief efforts in the Niigata Prefecture, which suffers from heavy casualties following an earthquake that struck the Niigata Prefecture on October 23, and plans to deliver $100,000 to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan through the ROK Embassy in Tokyo.

2. The government and the people of the Republic of Korea sincerely hope that the victims of the recent earthquake could soon overcome sorrow and pain and return to their everyday lives.

Spokesperson of MOFAT

*unofficial translation