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Comrade Thongloun Sisoulith elected as Party Secretary General

Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith was elected as Secretary General of the 11th Central Committee of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party at the first plenary meeting of the 11th Central Committee of the LPRP on Friday afternoon.

The 11th Central Committee of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party has 71 members including Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith, Vice President Phankham Viphavanh, and President of the National Assembly Pany Yathortou.

The closing ceremony of the 3-day 11th National Congress of the Party on Friday also witnessed the announcement of the politburo of the 11th Central Committee of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party.

The 13-member politburo is comprised of Thongloun Sisoulith, Phankham Viphavanh, Pany Yathortou, Bounthong Chitmany, Xaysomphone Phomvihane, Chansamone Chanyalath, Khamphanh Phommathath, Sinlavong Kouthphaythoune, Sonexay Siphandone, Kikeo Khaikhamphithoune, Vilay Lakhamfong, Sisay Leudethmounsone and Saleumxay Kommasith.

Source: Lao News Agency