Vietnam condemns shooting attacks in New Zealand

VOV.VN - Vietnam vehemently condemns the terrorist attacks on March 15 that caused great fatalities to innocent civilians in the New Zealand city of Christchurch, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang.

In reply to reporters’ questions on Vietnam’s reaction to the shooting attacks, the official said Vietnam offers the deepest condolences to the New Zealand Government, the victims and their families. 

“Vietnam believes the Government and people of New Zealand, with their firm will and resolve, will soon overcome the loss, and the instigators of the attacks will receive harsh punishment.

An attacker armed with semi-automatic weapons rampaged through two mosques in the Christchurch on March 15, killing 49 worshipers and injuring dozens more.