Vietnamese leaders offer sympathy to Germany over severe floods

July 17, 2021 | 21:16
President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 17 sent a message of sympathy to President of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier over severe flooding triggered by torrential rains in the states of Rhineland-Palatinate, North Rhine-Westphalia and Saarland that claimed dozens of lives and left thousands missing
Vietnamese leaders offer sympathy to Germany over severe floods
A flooded centre of the city of Hagen, western Germany on July 14, after heavy rain hit parts of the country, causing widespread flooding. (Photo: AFP/VNA)

Hanoi - President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 17 sent a message of sympathy to President of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier over severe flooding triggered by torrential rains in the states of Rhineland-Palatinate, North Rhine-Westphalia and Saarland that claimed dozens of lives and left thousands missing.

On the same day, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Chinh also extended his sympathy to German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

VNA

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