Ilham Aliyev expresses condolences to Russian president
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct.31
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has expressed condolences to Russia's President Vladimir Putin over the numerous victims in a passenger plane crash Oct. 31.
"I was deeply saddened by the news of a heavy loss of life in a crash of an Aisbus-321 passenger plane," said the president.
"On behalf of the people of Azerbaijan and on my own behalf I extend my deep condolences to you, families and loved ones of those who died and the whole people of Russia," said the letter of condolence.