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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
July 2, 2002

President Sends Condolences
Statement by the Press Secretary

The President expresses condolences on behalf of the United States to all the families of the victims of this tragic air accident and also to the people of Russia for their loss on this sad day.

The United States will offer all appropriate assistance to the investigation of this terrible incident.