The Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a statement yesterday (30 October) on the stampede in Seoul that happened on 29 October.
No Singaporean casualties were reported in the tragedy, and MFA is monitoring the situation.
MFA’s press statement
Condolence Message from Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on the Stampede in Itaewon, Seoul, on 29 October 2022
30 October 2022
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has written to Republic of Korea President Yoon Suk-yeol to convey condolences on the stampede in Itaewon, Seoul. The text of the letter is appended.
Singapore’s Embassy in Seoul is in close contact with the local authorities on the situation. There are currently no reports of Singaporeans among the casualties or injured. MFA will continue to monitor the developments closely.
Singaporeans in Seoul who require consular assistance can contact the Singapore Embassy in Seoul at +82-10-7204-6240 or the MFA Duty Office at +65 6379 8800/8855.
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MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
30 OCTOBER 2022