Iran expresses sympathy with Cuba over deadly fuel depot fire

Iran expresses sympathy with Cuba over deadly fuel depot fire

Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Nasser Kan’ani on Sunday expressed condolences over a recent fire at a fuel depot in Cuba.

He expressed sympathy with the Cuban people and government as well as families of the victims.

The disaster happened on Friday after lightning struck a fuel storage tank in Matanzas and caused a major blaze there.

A second storage tank went off on Saturday after the fire spread.

According to Cuban authorities, at least one person was killed and more than 120 others were injured. Over a dozen firefighters remain unaccounted for.

 

 

By MEHR