Condolences sent to Indonesia over plane crash

Sunday, 2021-01-10 20:13:29
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Divers from the naval force search for plane debris from the crash in the waters near Lancang Island, Indonesia, on January 10. (Photo: AFP/VNA)
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NDO/VNA – Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh on January 10 sent a message of condolences to Indonesian Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi over a recent Indonesian plane crash off the coast of Jakarta.

The Sriwijaya Air flight, coded SJ182, crashed into the sea on January 9 just minutes after taking off from Indonesia's capital Jakarta.

The Boeing 737-500 plane with 62 people on board was en route to Pontianak in West Kalimantan.