Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes O.R.T.T., President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago notes with concern the eruption of La Soufriere in St. Vincent. On behalf of the people of Trinidad and Tobago, Her Excellency extends heartfelt wishes for the best possible outcome to Governor General Dame Susan Dougan and all citizens of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Please be assured that we stand in solidarity with you, our Caribbean sisters and brothers at this trying time. May God be with you all.

Photograph by UWI Seismic Research Centre