Condolences sent to China over natural disasters
HA NOI — Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh yesterday sent a message of condolence to his Chinese counterpart, Yang Jiechi, over recent natural disasters.
Condolences came after floods and earthquakes hit many Chinese localities, causing serious losses in human life and property.
One 6.6-magnitude quake struck Xinjiang early last Saturday, affecting more than 200,000 people and injuring at least 41. — VNS