09 października 2008
On 9 October 2008, President of Poland Mr Lech Kaczyński sent e message of condolence to President of the Kyrgyz Republic Mr Kurmanbek Bakyev in connection with the fatal earthquake which hit the region of the Alay Range.

The me4ssage reads as follows:

"I learnt with great sadness about a powerful earthquake which hit the Alayregion causing death of more than 70 persons, including several children. I am deeply moved by such a great tragedy that befell your country, Sir, and on my own behalf and on behalf of the entire Polish Nation I wish to extend our sincerest condolences to the Bereaved Families and wishes for a swift recovery to those injured in the wake of the earthquake.

Lech Kaczyński
President of the Republic of Poland”