MFA: No Belarusians among quake victims in Italy

Rescuers work following an earthquake in Pescara del TrontoThere are no Belarusian nationals among those affected by a powerful earthquake in Italy, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in its Twitter account.

“The Belarusian embassy in Italy checked the information received during hotline calls regarding 25 citizens and four tourist groups.

All of them have been contacted. There are no Belarusians among the victims,” the ministry reported.

Earlier, the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs asked people, whose relatives were staying in the regions struck by the earthquake and did not get in touch, to contact the ministry dialing +393454803465.