Venezuela sympathizes with the Russian people after accident in Sheremetyevo Airport
The president of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro Moros, expressed his words of condolences to the entire Russian people for the victims of the plane crash this Sunday in the capital International Airport of Sheremetyevo.
“Venezuela is in solidarity with our Muscovite brothers. Strength Russia!” Said the Venezuelan head of state through his Twitter account @NicolasMaduro.
Envío sentidas condolencias a todo el pueblo ruso por el lamentable accidente ocurrido en el Aeropuerto Internacional de Sheremétievo en Moscú, que dejó una cifra oficial de 41 muertos y 37 heridos. Venezuela toda se solidariza con nuestros hermanos moscovitas. ¡Fuerza Rusia!
— Nicolás Maduro (@NicolasMaduro) May 6, 2019
An Aeroflot plane heading from Moscow to Murmansk with 73 passengers and five crew members on board had to make an emergency landing at the Sheremetyevo airport on May 5. 41 people died in the incident, and nine others were hospitalized, according to the Russian authorities.
President Vladimir Putin issued instructions to investigate the incident as completely as possible and to provide the necessary assistance to the injured.