Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė and Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis have extended their condolences to the people of Cuba over the loss of many lives in a tragic plane crash near Havana's airport.
Plane crash in Cuba
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Both leaders wished strength and fortitude to the victims' families, loved ones and to the people of Cuba.

The Boeing 737, rented by Cubana de Aviacion airlines and carrying around 113 people crashed on Friday „near the international airport“, the state-run news agency Prensa Latina reported.

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