Expression of Condolences by the United Nations in Myanmar Following Tragic Landslide in Hpakant, Kachin State

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The United Nations in Myanmar, is deeply saddened by the loss of life due to a massive landslide at a mining site in Hpakant Township in Kachin State on the morning of 2nd of July 2020.

The United Nations in Myanmar commends the courageous efforts by the men and women involved in the difficult rescue and recovery efforts and extends its sincere condolences to the families of the victims and wishes the injured a speedy recovery.

Yangon, 2 July 2020