Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 8
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev expressed condolences to his Pakistani counterpart Mamnoon Hussain.
“Dear Mr. President, I was deeply saddened by the news of heavy casualties as a result of a plane crash in your country,” President Aliyev said.
“On behalf of the people of Azerbaijan and on my own behalf, I extend my deep condolences to you, families and the loved ones of those who died, and the brotherly people of Pakistan,” he added. “May Allah rest the souls of those who died in peace!”