09 września 2008
President of the Republic of Poland Mr Lech Kaczyński sent a message of condolence to President of the Slovak Republic Mr Ivan Gasparovic in connection with the crash of a Slovak coach in Croatia.

The message reads as follows:

"Dear Mr President,

It is with great sadness that I have learnt about the accident of the Slovak coach in Croatia where more than a dozen of people lost their lives and tens of others were left injured. In this connection, having still in mind the accidents of Polish coaches in Serbia and in France, I wish to extend to you, Sir, on my own behalf and on behalf of the entire Polish Nation our profound expressions of sympathy and solidarity with the Slovak Nation.

Mr President, would you please convey our sincerest condolences to the Bereaved Families and our wishes for a swift recovery to those injured in this road accident.

Lech Kaczyński
President of the Republic of Poland"