A voter casts her ballot at a polling place in Caracas, Venezuela, on May 20 (Photo: Xinhua/VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam respects the selection of the Venezuelan people in the recent presidential elections, Spokesperson of the Foreign Ministry Le Thi Thu Hang has said.

Hang made the statement on May 28 in response to reporters’ question on the presidential elections in Venezuela.

“Vietnam wishes the Government and political forces in Venezuela will soon sit for a dialogue to solve differences and stabilise the country,” she said.

Vietnam will continue strengthening the friendship and multifaceted cooperation with Venezuela, for the interests of the two countries’ people and contributing to peace, stability, cooperation and development in the two regions and the world at large, she affirmed.-VNA