President Saleh offers condolences over Russian air crash

SANA’A, Sep. 09 (Saba) – President Ali Abdullah Saleh has sent condolence message to Russian President Dmitry Medvedev over a plane crash near Yaroslavl.In the massage, Saleh expressed his and Yemeni government and people’s deep condolences and sincere sympathy for the Russian government, people and the victims’ families for the serious casualties of the plane crash. A Russian plane carrying a Russian ice hockey team crashed on Wednesday near central Russia’s city of Yaroslavl, resulting in the deaths of 43 out of 45 people on board.AF