Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Russian president
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 25
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev offered condolences to President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.
"I am deeply shocked by the news of heavy casualties after the crash of a Tu-154 plane," the president said in his letter of condolences.
"On behalf of the people of Azerbaijan and on my own behalf, I extend my deepest condolences to you, the loved ones and relatives of those who died, and whole people of Russia."