President Xi Sends Condolences To Putin Over Russian Plane Blaze

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday extended condolences to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin over the Russian plane blaze that claimed 41 lives.


In his message, Xi extended his deep sorrow for all the victims and expressed sincere sympathy for the bereaved families.


Chinese Premier Li Keqiang also extended his condolences to Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.


Forty-one people were killed after an SSJ-100 passenger plane en route to the northwestern Russian city of Murmansk caught fire before an emergency landing at the Sheremetyevo International Airport in Moscow on Sunday.


Source: CGTN