Party leader leaves for official visit to Russia

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General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam’s Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong left Hanoi on September 5 morning, starting his official visit to Russia at the invitation of Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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General Secretary of the Communist Part of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong

The Party chief is accompanied by Politburo member, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh; Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Central Committee and head of its Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh; Secretary of the Party Central Committee and chief of its office Nguyen Van Nen; and head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission on External Relations Hoang Binh Quan; and others.

Following his trip to Russia, which will conclude on September 8, Party General Secretary Trong is scheduled to visit Hungary from September 8 – 11 at the invitation of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban.

Theo VNA