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Vice President Bounthong pays a courtesy call to Vietnamese President

Vice President of the Lao PDR, Mr Bounthong Chitmany, paid a courtesy call to President of Vietnam Nguyen Xuan Phuc in Vientiane as the latter was on his two-day official visit to the Lao PDR.

At the cordial talks, Vice President Bounthong congratulated President Nguyen Xuan Phuc upon leading a high-level delegation of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to visit the Lao PDR, which had brought warm friendship and deep solidarity to the Party, Government and people of Laos.

He said that the visit reaffirmed the attention the Party and State of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam had attached to deepening the great friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation between Laos and Vietnam thus bringing concrete benefits to the people of the two nations.

The vice president sincerely congratulated President Nguyen Xuan Phuc on his appointment to the post at the first working session of the 15th-tenure National Assembly of Vietnam and choosing the Lao PDR for his first overseas trip in his capacity as President of Vietnam.

Source: Lao News Agency