EOC president offers condolences to Azerbaijan’s first lady Mehriban Aliyeva

Baku: President of the European Olympic Committees Patrick Hickey has sent a letter of condolences to first lady of Azerbaijan, Chair of the European Games Organizing Committee Mehriban Aliyeva.

The letter reads:

Dear First Lady,

Dear Friend,

I was shocked to hear about the fire tragedy in Baku and on behalf of the whole European Olympic Family I would like to offer you our sincere condolences. It was particularly sad to learn that one of the Volunteers was killed and her brother also and our sympathies go out to their family.