VGP - Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong hosted a reception on March 20 for Israeli President Reuven Ruvi Rivlin.
Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong receives Israeli President Reuven Ruvi Rivlin, Ha Noi, March 20, 2017
At the reception, President Rivli n expressed his admiration for late President Ho Chi Minh and the Vietnamese people who struggled for national independence.
He praised Viet Nam’s renewal achievements and its regional and international profile while displaying the belief that the country will obtain even greater achievements in the national development and protection under the leadership of the Communist Party of Viet Nam.
Rivlin affirmed his nation's readiness and resolve to solidify amity and affiliation between the two nations, especially in science-technology, agriculture, trade, security-defence, and education-training.
He asked the two sides to keep capitalising on opportunities and potential to augment bilateral ties in the future.
In turn, the Party chief welcomed the Israeli President’s State visit and noted with satisfaction the sound development of the two countries’ cooperation, particularly in trade, hi-tech agriculture, science-technology, and military technique.
Mr. Trong reaffirmed Viet Nam’s foreign policy of independence, self-reliance, peace, cooperation and development, and multilateralization and diversification of foreign relations on the basis of equality, mutual benefit, and compliance with basic principles of international law.
By Vien Nhu