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[Title] Message of Condolences from Prime Minister Kishida regarding the Damage Caused by the Wildfires in the U.S. State of Hawaii

[Date] August 12, 2023
[Source] Cabinet Public Relations Office, Cabinet Secretariat
[Full text]

I would like to express my deepest sympathies to the people and the Government of the United States for the devastating damage caused by the wildfires in Hawaii. I hope the fires will be brought under control as soon as possible.

I send my prayers to the victims of the disaster and hope for the earliest possible recovery from this disaster.