Art performance marks Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties hinh anh 1An art performance at the event (Photo: VNA)
Vientiane (VNA) – An art performance by Vietnamese artists was held in Vientiane on August 6 to celebrate 55 years of Vietnam-Laos diplomatic ties (September 5, 1962).

The event was attended by Lao Minister of National Defense Chansamone Chanyalath, Head of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party Central Committee’s Commission for Propaganda and Training Kikeo Khaykhamphithoune and representatives from the Lao Ministry of Security, among others.

Director of the Vietnam Military Music and Dance Theatre Tran Xuan Thanh said the programme aims to strengthen bilateral friendship.

The performance praised the beauty of the Vietnamese land and people and the traditional friendship between Vietnam and Laos, which was built by Presidents Ho Chi Minh and Kaysone Phomvihane.

Lao songs performed by Vietnamese artists received warm applause from the audience.-VNA