Xi Jinping was elected as President of China and Chairman of the Chinese Central Military Commission. (Photo: Xinhua/VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnamese leaders on March 17 sent congratulatory messages to their Chinese counterparts who were elected during the first session of the 13th National People’s Congress.

President and Chairman of the National Defence and Security Council Tran Dai Quang extended a message of congratulation to Xi Jinping, who was elected as President of China and Chairman of the Chinese Central Military Commission.

Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan congratulated Li Zhanshu, who was elected as Chairman of the 13th National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee.
Li Zhanshu was elected as Chairman of the 13th National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee. (Photo: XinhuaVNA)

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh cabled a congratulatory message to Wang Qishan on his election as Vice President of China.-VNA