Xi extends condolences to Putin over coal mine accident
Xi extends condolences to Putin over coal mine accident

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Beijing, Nov 26 (IANS) Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday sent a message of condolence to Russian President Vladimir Putin over a coal mine accident in Russia that caused heavy casualties.



In his message, Xi said he is shocked to learn that a gas explosion occurred in a coal mine in Belovo, a city in the Kemerovo region, and caused heavy casualties, Xinhua news agency reported.

Xi, on behalf of the Chinese government and people, expressed deep condolences to the victims and extended sincere sympathies to the bereaved families and the injured.

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Update: 26-November-2021