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Premier Mcguinty Offers Sympathy To Earthquake Victims

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Premier Mcguinty Offers Sympathy To Earthquake Victims

Office of the Premier

QUEEN'S PARK -- Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty today made the following statement regarding the earthquake near the India-Pakistan border:

"I want to join with people across our province in offering my deepest sympathies to those who have lost family and friends in this sudden and devastating tragedy.

Such destruction and loss touches the hearts of all Ontarians. As a province that is home to people from throughout the world, we stand together with all our citizens during these times of great need.

To the many Ontarians who have loved ones in this area, we offer our most sincere support to you during this time.

On behalf of all Ontarians, let us continue offering our support to emergency workers, affected families and those who are suffering.

In the difficult days ahead, our thoughts and prayers will continue to be with the families affected by this earthquake."