Szymon Widarski, Polish Vice Ambassdor to Vietnam, receives flowers from Nguyen Dang Cuong, President of the Vietnam-Poland Friendship Association’s HCM City chapter. (Source: VNA)
 
HCM City (VNA) – The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations and the Vietnam-Poland Friendship Association’s HCM City chapter held a get-together in HCM City on December 9 to mark the 98th Independence Day of Poland (November 11, 1918-2016).

Attending the event were Szymon Widarski, Polish Vice Ambassdor to Vietnam, representatives of the Polish community in HCM City and Vietnamese alumni in Poland.

Nguyen Dang Cuong, President of the Vietnam-Poland Friendship Association’s HCM City chapter, recalled Poland’s struggle for independence, stating that Vietnam and Poland share an aspiration for peace and both are ready to sacrifice for independence and territorial sovereignty.

Szymon Widarski thanked the HCM City people for bridging the two cultures over the past time, thus helping strengthen the friendship and mutual understanding between the two countries’ people.-VNA