Letter to President Aquino from the President of the Republic of Finland, December 19, 2011


Helsinki, 19 December 2011

His Excellency
Mr. “Benigno Simeon Aquino III
President of the Republic of the Philippines


Your Excellency,

“We have received the sad news of the disastrous effects of the Washi storm, which struck the Philippines on Friday night.

On my own behalf and on behalf of the people of Finland, I wish to express my deepest condolences to you, to the families of the victims and to all those who are touched by this tragedy.


(Sgd.) Tarja Halonen

President of the Republic of Finland