President Enrique Peña Nieto met privately with relatives of the Mexicans killed in the unfortunate incident in Egypt.

At the meeting, held at the official residence of Los Pinos, the president repeated his deepest sympathy.

He informed the relatives of the government’s willingness to provide consular, legal and administrative assistance. He added that all the necessary arrangements to expedite the repatriation of their deceased relatives in Egypt are being made and assured them that everything is being done to ensure that this process is completed as swiftly as possible.

He also told them that the Mexican government has asked the Egyptian government for the necessary guarantees for the victims and their relatives to receive full compensation for the damage in accordance with applicable international standards.