Vietnam congratulates Angela Merkel over German election win hinh anh 1Chancellor Angela Merkel (Source: AFP/VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on September 25 sent a letter of congratulations to Chancellor Angela Merkel over her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) Party’s victory in the German parliament election for the 2017-2021 tenure.

Vietnam and Germany established diplomatic ties on September 23, 1975. Since then, the bilateral friendship and cooperation have developed extensively.

Mutual trust and understanding have been strengthened through the regular exchange of high-level delegations and cooperative mechanisms.-VNA