Dmitry Medvedev offers condolences to Prime Minister of Vietnam Nguyen Xuan Phuc on the death of President of Vietnam Tran Dại Quang

The Prime Minister’s message reads, in part:

“While holding all high-ranking state positions, President Tran Dại Quang invariably focused on strengthening relations of comprehensive strategic partnership linking the Russian Federation and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. I would like to emphasise his impressive personal contribution to advancing major joint economic and cultural projects.

We will cherish the fond memories of this outstanding statesman and this good friend of our country.”