State President Welcomes Cuban Leader

Vice President of the Cuban Council of State Esteban Lazo Hernandez expressed his pleasure to visit Viet Nam and repeated a well-known saying, “For Viet Nam, Cuba is willing to sacrifice it all”.

President Nguyen Minh Triet (R) receives Mr. Hernandez on July 5 in Ho Chi Minh City (Photo: Viet Dung)

Mr. Hernandez was warmly welcomed by Mr. Nguyen Minh Triet, Politburo member and State President of Viet Nam on July 5.

He said the relationship between Viet Nam and Cuba is genuine demonstration of brotherhood and international solidarity.

President Nguyen Minh Triet expressed his delight in the achievements made by the Cuban people lately and stressed the long-lasting friendship and co-operation of Viet Nam and Cuba.

He also wished the Cuban people to gain greater achievements in the cause of socialism building.

On the same day, the Cuban delegation led by Mr. Hernandez paid a visit to neighboring Binh Duong Province and Cu Chi Tunnel. 

By Vu Minh – Translated by Thuy Hang

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