Israel stands ready to help in any way possible following the earthquake in Pakistan.

(Communicated by the Foreign Ministry Spokesman)

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Silvan Shalom yesterday sent a letter to Pakistani Foreign Minister Khurshid M. Kasuri, with whom he met last month, extending deep condolences to the government and people and Pakistan for the terrible loss of life caused by the earthquake.

FM Shalom made clear that Israel stands ready to help in any way possible and share its experience in dealing with such disasters.