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General Giap commemorated abroad

The Vietnamese mission to the United Nations held a respect-paying service and made available a funeral book for General Vo Nguyen Giap in New York from October 11-13.
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More tributes pour in for late General Giap

National Secretary of the French Communist Party (FCP) Pierre Laurent has extended his deep sympathy to Vietnam over the passing of General Vo Nguyen Giap, who died on October 4 at the age of 103.
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Condolences to China over disasters

Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on July 4 sent a message of condolence to his Chinese counterpart, Yang Jiechi, over recent natural disasters.
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President’s condolences to East Timor

President Truong Tan Sang has sent a message of condolence to East Timor's President Jose Ramos Horta on the death of Francisco Xavier do Amaral, the country's first president.
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State President offers condolences to Kenya

State President Truong Tan Sang on Sept. 16 sent a message of condolence to President of the Republic of Kenya Mwai Kibaki regarding the loss of life and property caused by a case of fire on Sept. 12.
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Foreign tributes flow for former state leader

The Vietnamese Embassy in Cuba on Sept. 12 hosted a memorial ceremony for Vo Chi Cong, former Politburo member, former Party Central Committee Secretary, former President of the State Council and and former advisor to the Party Central Committee.
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Solemn funeral held for Vo Chi Cong

Solemn memorial ceremonies of Vo Chi Cong, former President of the State Council, were held on the early morning of Sept. 12 in Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi and Quang Nam province.
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Vietnam offers condolences to Cuba

State President Truong Tan Sang on Sept. 6 sent a message of condolence to President of the State Council and the Council of Ministers of Cuba Raul Castro Ruz over the death of Julio Casas Regueiro, Vice President of the State Council and Minister of Defence.