The Myanmar Embassy in Hanoi has held a reception to celebrate the country’s 67th anniversary of the Independence Day (January 4).

Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Le Hoai Trung and Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army Lieutenant General Nguyen Quoc Khanh were in attendance.

Speaking at the reception on January 6, Myanmar Ambassador to Vietnam Win Hlaing praised the increasingly developing relationship between Vietnam and Myanmar in recent years, adding that two countries still have considerable potential for future cooperation.

Deputy Minister Trung expressed his belief that the bilateral relations will further for regional and global peace, cooperation, and prosperity.-VNA