Russia offers congratulations to Vietnam on National Reunification Day

VOV.VN - Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has sent a message of congratulations to his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of the liberation of the South and National Reunification Day (April 30).

The Russian leader highlighted the historic glorious victory as the outcome of the persistent and bravery struggle of the Vietnamese people for independence and freedom.

Russia is proud of standing shoulder to shoulder with its Vietnamese friends during the challenging time, he wrote.

To mark the occasion, Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Lavrov also extended  greetings to Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh.