Azerbaijani president expresses condolences to French counterpart
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 23
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev expressed his condolences to French counterpart Francois Hollande in connection with the numerous human casualties as a result of a road accident in the country.
"Dear Mr President,
I was deeply saddened by the news of a heavy loss of life as a result of a transport accident," the letter says.
"On the occasion of the tragedy, 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 France, and wish those injured soonest recovery," the letter says.