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President receives congratulatory greetings from Vietnamese counterpart

President Thongloun Sisoulith received on Monday a congratulatory message from his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Phu Trong.

The message read “I am deeply happy to learn that at the inaugural meeting of the National Assembly’s 9th legislature of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, comrade was elected as State President. On behalf of the Party, government and people of Vietnam, I would like to extend to comrade my heartfelt congratulations.

Your appointment as the President of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic reflected the high valuation and decisive trust of the Party, government and people for the great and significant contribution of comrade to the revolutionary cause and socio-economic development of Laos.

“I strongly believe that with the great ability, trust and experience of comrade, you will be able to lead the nation and fraternal Lao people in making achievements according to the resolution of the 11th National Congress of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party and the 9th five-year Socio-economic Development Plan 2021–2025,” said the Vietnamese president.

The top leader of Vietnam also expressed his eagerness to continue to work closely with his Lao counterpart to enhance the great relations, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between Laos and Vietnam.

Source: Lao News Agency