Turkish Consulate General in Los Angeles

News from the Turkish Foreign Ministry

No: 99, 2 April 2017, Press Release Regarding The Floods And Mud Slides In Colombia , 02.04.2017

We learned with great sorrow that the floods and mud slides that took place in Mocoa, the capital of Putumayo province in Colombia claimed the lives of around 200 people.

We share the grief of the friendly people of Colombia to whom we wish to express Turkey’s full solidarity.

In these difficult times Turkey stands by Colombia and is ready to help with every possible means if need be.

We would like to extend our sincere condolences to the bereaved relatives of those who lost their lives and wish speedy recovery to the injured.