President of the Councils of State and Ministers of Cuba Miguel Mario Canel Bermudez (second, right, front) is at the scence of the plane crash to direct rescue work. (Photo: VNA)

Sympathy to Cuba over plane crash

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong on May 19 sent a message of sympathy to Raul Castro Ruz, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba over the crash of a plane of the Cubana airline on May 18.