NA Chairwoman meets Lao leader

Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on Monday had a meeting with Lao Party General Secretary and President Bounnhang Vorachith, who is on a Vietnam visit to attend the ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the Traditional Day of Vietnamese Volunteer Soldiers and Experts in Laos.

Madam Ngan said the ceremony offers an opportunity for both sides to look back on the glorious tradition of the Vietnamese voluntary soldiers and experts in Laos, as well as show profound gratitude for those who sacrificed their youth for independence and freedom in each nation.

Chairwoman Ngan said they were principal contributors to the close ties between the two Parties, States and peoples.

Mr. Bounnhang Vorachith expressed his delight at the impressive achievements by the Vietnamese Party, State and people, and stressed the great friendship, special solidarity, and comprehensive cooperation between the two nations which have stood the test of time. He said Laos will continue educating its younger generations about the Vietnam-Laos relationship, and further efforts to nurture ties.

Source: VOV5