President Truong Tan Sang on July 13 sent his greetings to French President Francois Hollande on the occasion of the 223 rd National Day of France (July 14, 1789-2012).

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung extended his greetings to his French counterpart Jian-Marc Ayrault on the same occasion.

The same day, Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh also cabled a greeting message to French Minister of Foreign and European Affairs Laurent Fabius./.