Minister of Foreign Affairs Sven Mikser (SDE) offered condolences to U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in the aftermath of a school shooting in Florida that left 17 dead on Wednesday.
"We are deeply saddened by this horrifying event in which so many young people lost their lives," Mikser wrote according to a ministry press release. "I express my sincere sympathy to the families of the victims of this tragic event. Our thoughts are with the victims and with the American people today."
At least 17 people were killed in a school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Wednesday afternoon.
The suspect was caught and an investigation is underway.
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