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Commander EUFOR Pays His Respects to the Polish People

COM EUFOR Pays His RespectsOn 12 April 2010 COM EUFOR, Maj General Bair, called on the Polish ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina, His Excellency Dr. Andrzej Tyszkiewicz, in order to pay his respects and sign the book of condolences on behalf of all his personnel in order to mark the tragic loss of life in Smolensk on Saturday.

COM EUFOR stated:

"It was with sorrow that I learnt of the death of President Lech Kaczynski and the first lady Madame Kaczynska. The deaths of many other of Poland’s leading figures serve only to deepen the tragedy. I send my heartfelt condolences to you and the whole Polish nation, and my sympathy is with those families in mourning."