Ambassador Nguyen Trong Vinh of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam to China gave a reception on September 2 in warm celebration of the 30th anniversary of the founding of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam.
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Background: Ambassador Nguyen Trong Vinh of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam to China gave a reception on September 2 in warm celebration of the 30th anniversary of the founding of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam.
Attending the reception on invitation were Chinese party and government leaders Teng Hsiao-ping, Yao Wen-yuan, Wu Teh, Wu Kuei-hsien and Hsu Hsiang-chien.
Vice-Premier Phoumi Vongvichit and the other distinguished Laotian guests presently in Peking were also present on the ???.
In his speech, Ambassador Nguyen Trong Vinh noted the achievements of the Democratic Republic of Viet Nam in struggle and in transforming the society in all its fields over the past 30 years, and the victory scored by the Vietnamese People in their struggle for complete national liberation. He spoke highly of the friendship between the people of Viet Nam and China and wished this everlasting great friendship and the militant solidarity between the two parties and peoples perennial growth.
In his speech, vice-Chairman Wu Teh of the N.P.C. Standing Committee said: "China and Viet Nam are neighbouring fraternal socialist countries. The people of our two countries have always sympathized with and supported each other and have forged a profound militant friendship in the long revolutionary struggle against imperialist aggression and oppression. The Chinese people highly treasure this friendship because it is in the fundamental interests of the Chinese and Vietnamese people. we sincerely wish that the militant friendship between the Chinese and Vietnamese peoples will grow stronger and continue to develop."
Also present were leading members of Chinese departments concerned and diplomatic envoys of various countries to China.