|A picture and flowers are seen at the home stage building of the Alexandrov Ensemble (The Red Army Choir), in Moscow on December 25, 2016. — AFP Photo|Viet Nam News
HÀ NỘI – President Trần Đại Quang today sent a message of sympathy to his Russian counterpart V. Putin over the airplane accident the day before.
The TU-154 aircraft crashed on its way from Russia’s Sochi to Syria’s Lattakia. There were 92 crew members and passengers on board.
Russia said there was no sign of any survivors at the crash site and that a number of bodies had been recovered off the coast of the resort city of Sochi.—VNS