Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong (R) greets Politburo member and Vice Chairman of the Central Committee of the WPK Choe Thae-bok (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) – Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong welcomed a high-level delegation from the Workers’ Party of Korea (WPK) in Hanoi on June 6.

The guests were led by Politburo member and Vice Chairman of the Central Committee of the WPK Choe Thae-bok.

Party leader Trong congratulated the WPK on its 7th Congress and wished people from the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) success in implementing the development strategy under the leadership of the WPK.

He said Vietnam will continue to push ahead with renovation and pursue independence, autonomy, peace, cooperation and development as well as diversification of relations, and proactive international integration.

The Party chief hailed the reinforcement of relations between Vietnam and the DPRK.

He confirmed Vietnam’s consistent policy of maintaining peace, stability and denuclearisation on the Korean peninsula.

Choe Thae-bok said he was delighted to visit Vietnam and witness the country’s achievements through the renewal (Doi Moi) process.

He conveyed best wishes from Chairman of the WPK Kim Jong-un to Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong and said the DPRK leaders and people want to further cooperation with Vietnam .

The official also informed his host on the outcome of the 7th Congress of the WPK and congratulated Vietnam on the Communist Party’s successful 12th National Congress.-VNA