Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste Mari Alkatiri (Source: internet)

Hanoi (VNA) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on September 18 sent a message of congratulations to Mari Alkatiri on his election as Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste for the 2017-2021 tenure.

The same day, Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan cabled a congratulatory message to Aniceto Guterres, who was elected President of the National Parliament of Timor-Leste for the 2017-2021 term.

Also on this occasion, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh extended congratulations to Timor-Leste’s new Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation Aurélio Guterres.-VNA