Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists & Democrats European Parliament
To Selahattin Demirtaş and Figen Yüksekdağ Chairpersons of the
Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP)
Brussels, 15th of October 2015
Dear Selahattin and Figen,
Let me express my sincere condolences for the victims of the bomb attack of last Saturday, many of whom were your party members or supporters. Our hearts and thoughts are with those who were killed or injured and with their families and friends.
The S&D Group will continue to support you and your party’s efforts to create prosperity, social justice, respect for minority rights, and lasting peace in and for Turkey.
I look forward to having the pleasure to welcome you in the European Parliament.