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Congresswoman Grace Meng Issues Statement on Train Crash in Greece

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-NY), a member of the Congressional Hellenic Caucus and House Appropriations Subcommittee on State and Foreign Operations, on March 1 issued the following statement on the deadly collision between two trains in Greece.

“I am devastated to learn about the horrible train collision in northern Greece. This is a terrible tragedy, and I am deeply saddened over the many lives that have been lost. I am praying for all who are impacted and hope for a speedy recovery to the many who have been injured.”

She continued: “It is critical for the United States to provide any needed assistance that our friend and ally may require. I thank all the first responders for working to save lives, especially under difficult rescue conditions. My office stands ready to assist constituents with any affected family members in Greece.”

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