US, UK and Canadian Missions condemn the Linden massacre
July 19, 2012
Embassy of the United States of America
100 Duke & Young Streets, Kingston, Georgetown, Guyana
Statement by Diplomatic Representatives of Canada, the United Kingdom,
and the United States of America on the Deaths of Protesters in Linden
Georgetown, Guyana – The diplomatic representatives of Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America wish to express their profound regret at the tragic loss of life that took place July 18th in Linden. We extend our heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of those who have lost their lives or suffered injury.
We appeal to all parties and stakeholders to work together in a spirit of national unity to prevent any further violence and to resolve current tensions through an open and inclusive dialogue.