Vietnamese leaders extend sympathy to Cuba over oil tank explosion
|Vietnamese leaders extend sympathy to Cuba over the oil tank explosion, A view of the massive fire at the fuel depot, sparked overnight by a lightning strike in Matanzas in western Cuba. (Photo: AFP/via VNA)|
General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong and President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on August 7 sent messages of sympathy to the First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee and President Miguel Díaz-Canel.
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh and Chairman of the National Assembly Vuong Dinh Hue also extended their sympathy to Cuban Prime Minister Manuel Marrero Cruz and President of the National Assembly of People's Power Esteban Lazo Hernandez, respectively, over the tragic incident.
The same day, Minister of Foreign Affairs Bui Thanh Son sent a similar message to his Cuban counterpart Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla.