Peru: PM expresses condolences over Defense Minister's death

13:09 | Lima, Jun. 24.

Peruvian Prime Minister Salvador del Solar on Monday expressed his solidarity and condolences over the recent death of Defense Minister Jose Huerta.

"Our most heartfelt solidarity with the family of Defense Minister Jose Huerta, a committed member of our cabinet, an outstanding military man, who was dedicated to serving our homeland. Rest in peace, dear Jose," the high-ranking official said via Twitter. 

As is known, the 71-year-old Minister died on Monday morning during a visit to the jungle, where he was scheduled to carry out some activities linked to his sector.


Published: 6/24/2019