Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visits former Vice President Nguyen Thi Binh. (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on January 1 visited former President Le Duc Anh and former Vice President Nguyen Thi Binh in Hanoi on the occasion of the coming traditional lunar New Year.

He was accompanied by Politburo members Truong Hoa Binh, Permanent Deputy Prime Minister; and Pham Minh Chinh, head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission on Organization.

Visiting Anh, the PM extended his best regards to the former President and stressed that the talented General, who experienced various resistance wars, had made special and important contributions to the liberation of the Cambodian from the genocidal tragedy 40 years ago.

During the visit to Binh, the Government leader recalled her great contributions when she was serving as the Foreign Minister of the Provisional Revolutionary Government of the Republic of the South of Vietnam and head of its negotiation delegation in Paris on Vietnam from 1969 to 1973.

PM Phuc wished both of them good health and further contributions to the national construction and development.-VNA