Rail accident in Cameroon – Switzerland expresses its condolences

Press release, 22.10.2016

The FDFA is deeply concerned by the serious train accident which occurred in Cameroon, causing numerous deaths and injuries.

The Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) deplores the horrific train crash which occurred on the line leading from the capital Yaoundé to Douala, leaving dozens dead and hundreds injured.

The FDFA expresses its deepest sympathy to the relatives of the victims and the Cameroonian authorities.

Address for enquiries:

Information FDFA
Bundeshaus West
CH-3003 Bern
Tel.: +41 58 462 31 53
Fax: +41 58 464 90 47
E-Mail: info@eda.admin.ch


Federal Department of Foreign Affairs