Donations of Government and people of Serbia to earthquake and tsunamis affected areas in Japan
Following devastating Tohoku-Pacific Ocean earthquake and tsunamis, that took lives of thousands and left milions people in need with grave consequences to the regions of Tohoku and Kanto, the Government of the Republic of Serbia as well as countless associations of Serbian citizens offered donations totaling more than two million dollars through the Red Cross of Serbia. This was also accompanied by numerous humanitarian actions and initiatives in Serbia as a support for Japan, undertaken by Serbian people, various non-governmental groups, private companies and local institutions.
The Serbian leadership, headed by President Mr. Boris Tadic, also sent the letters of condolences to the Japanese nation and its Government.
On March 16-18, President Tadic and Prime Minister Mr. Mirko Cvetkovic, Deputy Prime Minister Mr. Bozidar Djelic and Foreign Minister Vuk Jeremic signed the condolence book displayed at the Embassy of Japan in the Republic of Serbia.
President Tadic and Prime Minister Cvetkovic sign the Book of Condolences in the Embassy of Japan