Azerbaijani President offers condolences to French counterpart

Baku: President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has sent a letter of condolence to French counterpart Francois Hollande over the death of French athletes in a helicopter crash in Argentina.

The letter reads: “Dear Mr. President, we were deeply saddened by the news of the death of Olympic gold medalist Camille Muffat, famous athletes and other French citizens in a helicopter crash in Argentina. In connection with the tragedy, on my own behalf and on behalf of the people of Azerbaijan, I express my deepest condolences to you, the families and loved ones of the victims”.