His Excellency Mr. llham Aliyev, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Dear Mr. President,
I extend to you my deepest condolences over the loss of lives as a result of a fire in Gunashli oil platform.
On behalf of the State and people of Israel, Acre City Hall, large Azerbaijani community of the city and also on behalf of my family, I extend our deepest condolences to you and your people. I share grief of families and loved ones of those who died.
I took this horrific tragedy as my personal grief and loss. We stand in solidarity with Azerbaijan at this difficult time.
May the souls of the deceased rest in peace!.
Doctor Shimon Lankri
Mayor of Acre city
State of Israel