DPRK Government Delegation Visits Vietnam

The government delegation of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea led by foreign minister Ri Yong Ho visited the Socialist Republic of Vietnam from November 29 to December 2.

During the visit Ri Yong Ho paid a courtesy call on Nguyen Xuan Phuc, prime minister of Vietnam, had talks with Pham Binh Minh, deputy prime minister and foreign minister, and was invited to a welcome reception given by the deputy prime minister and foreign minister.

During the courtesy call and talks both sides had an in-depth exchange of views and reached consensus on the issue of further developing the relations of friendship and cooperation between the two countries, provided and boosted by President Kim Il Sung together with President Ho Chi Minh, in various fields as required by the new era and other issues of mutual concern.

During the sojourn the delegation laid a wreath before the grave of President Ho Chi Minh and toured the Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Halong Bay, etc.