President extends condolences over human losses in fire, bus crash in Bulgaria

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc has sent a message of condolences to Bulgarian President Rumen Radev and North Macedonian President Stevo Pendarovski over great human losses in a fire on November 22 and a bus crash on November 23.

Nine people were killed in the fire at a nursing home in eastern Bulgaria on November 22, while a bus carrying North Macedonian tourists crashed in flames on a highway in western Bulgaria one day later, killing at least 45 people, including 12 children, according to Reuters.