China extends condolences on tragic plane crash

ISLAMABAD, Dec 8 (APP): China on Thursday extended its condolences to the government and people of Pakistan on the loss of precious lives in the tragic crash of a PIA passenger aircraft near Abbottabad.

According to a press release of Chinese Embassy issued here, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in a condolence message to Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz said:

“I was shocked to learn of the unfortunate crash of a passenger plane in Pakistan, which cost all the lives of the passengers and crew members including one Chinese national.

I would like to extend deep condolences to the victims and sincere sympathy to the bereaved families.”