Rescue workers carry an injured person after a 6.6-magnitude earthquake in Luding county, Ganzi Prefecture in China s southwestern Sichuan province on September 6, 2022. AFP
The foreign minister extended its heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims, wishing the injured a speedy recovery.
Egypt also expressed its solidarity with China in this ordeal, the statement added.
A 6.8-magnitude earthquake jolted Luding County in southwest China's Sichuan Province on Monday evening, leaving around 66 people dead with dozens injured and missing.