His Excellency Mr. llham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
On the sad and sorrowful occasion of a fire on an oil platform in the Caspian Sea, I want to extend my deep condolences and heartfelt sympathy to Your Excellency and through you to the bereaved families of the victims of this tragedy. May Almighty Allah rest the departed souls in peace and give their families fortitude and solace.
Abdullah bin Hamad Al-Thani
Deputy Amir of the State of Qatar