Condolences extended to Oman over death of Sultan Qaboos hinh anh 1The coffin of Oman's Sultan Qaboos Bin Said is carried to a mosque through the crowd in Muscat, Oman. (Photo: AFP)

Hanoi (VNA)
Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong on January 14 sent a message of condolences to the new Sultan of Oman Haitham Bin Tariq Bin Taimour over the death of Sultan Qaboos Bin Said.

Sultan Qaboos passed away on January 10 at the age of 79.

Also on January 14, Deputy Foreign Minister Dang Minh Khoi visited the Embassy of Oman in Hanoi to offer his sympathy and sign the condolence book./.