PM Stuart offers sympathy to US after devastating tropical storm
Created : 30 August 2017
Prime Minister Freundel Stuart.
Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has extended deepest sympathy to the President of the United States, Donald Trump, on the loss of life and the devastation in Texas, resulting from the alarming effects of Tropical Storm Harvey.
Mr. Stuart said in a letter to President Trump: “We are troubled at the potential for further destruction as the deadly weather system continues to wreak havoc on the state of Texas and is threatening to inflict damage on other cities and regions.
“Please be assured that my Government and the people of Barbados are keeping you and all of those directly affected in our thoughts and prayers as you continue to make a valiant effort to overcome the unprecedented challenge with which you are confronted.”
The Prime Minister said he was confident that the resilience of the people of the United States would serve them well as they set about the “arduous task of rebuilding and recovery” after the devastating storm.
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