Foreign leaders extend sympathies over flood-caused losses hinh anh 1Floods submerge many houses in the central region (Source: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Leaders of countries and political parties continue sending sympathies to Vietnamese Party and State leaders and people over great human and asset losses caused by the recent record floods in the central region.

On behalf of the Cuban Party, Government and people, First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee Raul Castro Ruz and President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez sent letters of sympathies to General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) and State President Nguyen Phu Trong and the bereaved families.

In his message to Head of the CPV Central Committee’s Commission for External Affairs Hoang Binh Quan, Head of the International Liaison Department of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee Song Tao expressed his belief that under the leadership of the CPV led by General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong, Vietnam will be sure to win over natural disasters.

Also in his letter to Quan, Vice Chairman of the Presidium of the Japanese Communist Party (JCP) and Head of its International Department Ogata Yasuo showed his admiration to the efforts of the Vietnamese Party, Government and people to overcome consequences and restore normal life.

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison also extended sympathies to his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc and affirmed that Australia is willing to intensify emergency and long-term recovery assistance for Vietnam, firstly a 100,000 AUD relief aid./.