Programme deepens Vietnam – Russia friendship hinh anh 1At the exchange programme (Photo: VNA)
Moscow (VNA) – An exchange programme was held in Moscow on August 22 to promote friendship between Vietnam and Russia.

Present at the event were Soviet veterans who helped Vietnam during war as well as Vietnamese individuals who made great contributions to national independence.

Lai Ngoc Doan, a diplomat from the Vietnamese Embassy in Russia, said the event helped increase mutual understanding between the two countries.

The Russia-Vietnam Friendship Association and War Veteran Association affirmed they would make more contributions to developing bilateral relations.-VNA