Chinese official affirms working closely with Vietnam in truck death case hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Photo: AP) 
Beijing (VNA)Chinese Foreign Ministry’s spokesperson Geng Shuang on October 28 firmed that the Chinese Embassy in Vietnam is keeping close contacts with Vietnamese agencies for the case of 39 people found dead in a container truck in the UK. 

The official further said the UK police are investigating the case and yet to confirm the nationalities of the victims.

He stressed that illegal immigration and human trafficking are global challenges faced by countries worldwide, adding China stands ready to actively address the issue with countries.

China hopes that parties concerned will not make subjective speculations on the incident./.