Party chief’s visit to tighten Vietnam’s strategic connectivity with RussiaDuring a visit to Russia from September 5 to 8, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong and President Vladimir Putin and other Russian leaders will discuss measures to promote the countries’ relations. Reviewing the countries’ ties, General Secretary Trong affirmed that Russia is an important traditional partner of Vietnam. The leader told TASS that Vietnam respects and prioritises reinforcing the comprehensive strategic partnership with Russia. The partnership between Vietnam and Russia is developing in a substantive and sustainable fashion, he said. The leader said an important direction of energy ties is using atomic energy for peaceful purposes.
Source: VietNamNet News September 04, 2018 08:48 UTC