VGP - Deputy Prime
Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh will pay an official
visit to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) from February 12-14th,
according to the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh shakes
hands wit DPRK Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho at the Government Guest
House in Ha Noi in November 2018. Photo: VGP
The visit is made at
the invitation of Minister of Foreign Affairs of the DPRK Ri Yong Ho.
Ri paid an officia
visit to Viet Nam in November 2018 when he held talks with Minh in the capita
city of Ha Noi.
Minh affirmed Viet
Nam stands ready to share its socio-economic development experience with the
Northeast Asian country during the pair's talks.
Minh welcomed recent
positive developments on the Korean peninsula, emphasizing Viet Nam’s consistent
position of supporting peace, stability and cooperation on the peninsula.
He also expected the
relevant parties to foster dialogues to achieve real progresses in addressing
denuclearization on the Korean peninsula, saying Viet Nam is ready to make
practical contributions to the dialogue process between the DPRK and the
expressed his pleasure to visit Viet Nam and directly witness the Southeast
Asian country’s achievements in national development and international
He affirmed the DPRK
treasures and expects to further consolidate the friendly and traditional ties
with Viet Nam./.