The storm ‘Bernd’ has left about a hundred deaths in central Europe in the last 48 hours
The Lehendakari, Iñigo Urkullu, has conveyed to the German ambassador his condolences and the solidarity of the Basque people for the floods that have already caused nearly a hundred fatalities in western Germany.
In his personal Twitter account, the Basque President lamented the loss of human life caused by the “devastating storm and floods” that have affected the states of North Rhine-Westphalia and Rhineland-Palatinate.
“I have conveyed to the German ambassador my condolences for the loss of human life caused by the devastating storm and floods that are ravaging his country,” he said. Likewise, he has shown him “the closeness, affection and solidarity of the Basque people in these moments of desolation and pain.”