Chirac sends Blair condolences over deaths in Afghanistan

PARIS, Sept 2, 2006 (AFP) - French President Jacques Chirac expressed his "deep emotion" to British Prime Minister Tony Blair on Saturday after 14 British troops were killed in Afghanistan in a NATO plane crash. "In these tragic circumstances, I am eager to express to you the solidarity of the French people, as well as my sincerest condolences," Chirac wrote in a letter to Blair. Chirac also voiced, adding by hand to the letter, his "solidarity in adversity".

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