Consulate of Vietnam, the residence of the Ambassador of Belarus and the head of the Russian regions expressed condolences to the city of Ulyanovsk in connection with the death of employees of airline "Volga-Dnepr" in Mali, said the authorities of the region.
"in the Ulyanovsk region continues to receive Condolences from the Federal government, Russian regions and other countries. For example, telegrams and letters sent by the Consul General of the socialist Republic of Vietnam in Ekaterinburg Wu Zui Ming, Consul General of Russia in Gyumri (Armenia), Evgeny Konyshev " - said in the report.
Condolences expressed to the Embassy of Belarus and South Ossetia in the Russian Federation, head of the society " Ukraine-Russia ", national people's Deputy of Ukraine of the 5th convocation Ivan Bondarchuk. Condolences are also expressed to the head of the Bashkortostan, Dagestan, Mordovia, Tuva, Crimea, Chuvashia, governors of the Kaluga, Kemerovo, Orel, Penza, Rostov and Yaroslavl regions.
"I wish to commend the leadership of our country, the Plenipotentiary representative of the President in Volga Federal district, who called and gave their Condolences, to thank the Directors of the several areas of Russia and other countries for the words of support ", - said at a meeting of the regional government the Governor of the Ulyanovsk region Sergey Morozov.
on the last working day of the week, November 20, about a dozen terrorists made the attack on the Radisson hotel in the capital of Mali and held hostage to 170 people. Security forces freed the hostages. About 17 people died, 7 were injured health. Two militants eliminated.
on the first day weekend the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation confirmed the death as a result of this terrorist act six citizens of Russia, they were Employees of airline " Volga-Dnepr ", including five residents of the Ulyanovsk region and one in Nizhny Novgorod. Six more employees of the airline who were at the hotel, managed to escape. 3 employee "Volga-Dnepr" was preparing the aircraft for departure and in the time of the attack at the hotel. All our staff returned home on Sunday.