Al-Moallem Receives Credentials of Vietnam’s Non-Resident Ambassador to Syria

DAMASCUS-Deputy Premier, Minister of Foreign Affaris and Expatriates Walid al-Moallem met on Monday Vietnam’s Ambassador to Iran Nguyen Manh Hien and received  his credentials as Vietnam’s  non-resident ambassador  to Syriaa, according to SANA.

Talks during the meeting dealt with the bilateral relations between Syria and Vietnam and means of enhancing cooperation in various fields for the benefit of the peoples of both countries.

 Mikdad stresses importance of developing relations between Syria and Vietnam

In the same context, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates Faysal Mikdad met Ambassador Nguyen Manh Hien and discussed with him means to enhance bilateral relations at all levels.

Mikdad expressed Syria’s respect for the Vietnamese people whose resistance of the French colonialism and US occupation set an example for the rest of the world.

The Deputy Minister stressed the importance of developing economic ties, expressing Syria's readiness to establish notable cooperation with Vietnam in the future.

For his part, the Ambassador voiced his country’s solidarity with Syria in its defense of its independence and sovereignty and its war on terrorism, saying that there are prospects for enhancing bilateral cooperation, which he will discuss with Syrian officials during his visit.