World Leaders United in Grief


We were all devastated by the news of the death of Princess Diana...who was the best ambassador for Great Britain. she will be sadly missed as a warm, compassionate and caring person."

President Nelson Mandela



"Hillary and I knew Princess Diana and we were very fond of her. We are profoundly saddened by this tragic event."
"I knew her as a very sensitive, at times very amusing, lady who desperately wanted to make a difference in this world."

President Bill Clinton mourns Princess Diana



"She was well known and loved by the Russian people. All know of Princess Diana's big contribution to charitable work, and not only in Great Britain."

President Boris Yeltsin



"She represented Britain with nobility and warmth and she captured the imagination of millions throughout the world with her dedication to her children and to worthy causes. Her death is a shock to all who admired her."

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu


Kofi Annan

"The Princess made a major contribution to alleviating suffering... The tragedy has robbed the world of a consistent and committed voice for the improvement of the lives of suffering children."

U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan


Mother Teresa

"She helped me to help the poor, and that's the most beautiful thing. All the sisters and I are praying for her and all the members of her family to know God's speed and peace and comfort in this moment."

Mother Teresa