Source Pravda.Ru

Vladimir Putin Offers Condolences To Italian President, Swedish Premier

President Vladimir Putin of Russia has forwarded telegrams to his Italian counterpart Carlo Azeglio Ciampi, and Sweden's Prime Minister Goran Persson expressing condolences over the air crash in Milan's airport which caused death of their fellow countrymen. On Monday morning, an airliner which belonged to SAS, the airline of Denmark, Norway and Sweden, collided on the take-off strip with a private-owned 4-seat plane Cessna. At least 114 people were killed in the crash.