British police: all 39 victims of the death truck case are Vietnamese (source: ~)
[British police: all 39 people killed in the van are Vietnamese.] according to Sky News, the Essex police issued a statement saying that the 39 bodies found in the van earlier should be all Vietnamese citizens. The statement said that the police are in contact with the Vietnamese government and directly contact with the families of some Vietnamese victims. According to the Vietnam News Agency on November 1, the Public Security Department of Hejing Province in central Vietnam has arrested two people suspected of organizing the introduction of others to leave the country illegally or staying abroad illegally.
Xinhua news agency, London, November 1 - police in Essex, UK, said in a statement on the evening of November 1 that they currently believe that all 39 people killed in the truck tragedy last month were Vietnamese.
At present, we believe that the victims are Vietnamese citizens and the police are in contact with the Vietnamese government, Tim Smith, a police officer who is fully responsible for the identification of the victims, said in a statement. We have had direct contact with some families in Vietnam and the UK, and we believe that some of the families of the victims have been identified.
Police said that the evidence collection is still in progress, and it is not yet possible to announce the specific identity of the victims. The police will continue to cooperate with the Vietnamese government and other countries, and call on those who know to help provide clues to identify the specific identity of the victims.
British police found 39 bodies in a container truck in an industrial park in Essex, southeast England, on October 23. Police said that the truck was registered in Bulgaria, 19 by the Welsh port city of hollyhead into the UK, the container is from Belgium. Vietnams Ministry of public security is ready to send a working group to the UK to work with the UK police to verify the identity of the victims of the truck tragedy, the countrys public security minister said October 30.
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