Leaders of foreign countries throughout the world have continued to extend their congratulations to Vietnamese Party, State, Government and National Assembly leaders on the occasion of the country’s 68th anniversary of National Day (September 2).

Among those were King of Brunei Darussalam Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah, Ukraine ’s President Viktor Yanukovych and Prime Minister Mykola Azarov, President of the Republic of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan , and President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and Prime Minister Apdelmalek Sellal of the Republic of Algeria .

Also on the list were Provisional President of Egypt Adly Mansour, Iranian President Hassan Rowhani, Greek President Karolos Papoulias, President of the Palestine State Mahmoud Abbas, King of Sweden Carl XVI Gustaf, and President Mahinda Rajapaksa and Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne of Sri Lanka.

On this occasion, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh also received greetings from his counterparts of the above-mentioned countries.-VNA