PM extends condolence to Japan over tourist boat accident hinh anh 1Fishing boats join the rescue operations (Photo: Kyodo/VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on April 26 sent a message of condolences to his Japanese counterpart Kishida Fumio over the great loss of human lives and property as a tourist boat sank off the Shiretoko Peninsula in northern Hokkaido prefecture.

The death toll in the accident has risen to 11 while 15 people remain missing./.