Vietnam regretted that some contents in the remarks of Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at the 18th Shangri-La Dialogue and on his Facebook page did not objectively reflect the historical truth, causing negative impacts on public opinions, the Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Thi Thu Hang has said.
She made the statement in response
to reporters’ queries on June 4th about Vietnam’s
comments on the speech of the Singaporean Prime Minister at the dialogue and
the information posted on his Facebook page on May 31st saying Vietnam had "invaded” and "occupied” Cambodia.
Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs
had discussed this issue with Singapore’s
counterpart, she said.
The contribution and sacrifice of Vietnam in the
joint efforts with Cambodian people to end the Khmer Rouge genocide regime have
been widely recognised, Hang said.
On November 16th, 2018, the
Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) issued a verdict on the
crime against humanity committed by the Khmer Rouge.
The ruling reflected objectively
the historical truth, enforcing justice and making fair restitution to victims,
which was welcomed by the international community and the United Nations, she
The recent accomplishments of
ASEAN are the result of joint efforts of all member nations throughout the
history of the association, the Spokesperson said, adding that each member is
deeply aware of the importance of strengthening the intra-bloc solidarity based
on mutual respect and ASEAN’s common principles.
As an active and responsible
member of ASEAN, Vietnam has and will continue working with other members to
build a strong ASEAN community of unity and solidarity playing the central role
in the region, the spokesperson declared./.
(HBO) – As of August 7, all Party organisations under the Party Committee of Hoa Binh province successfully organised Party congresses for the 2020-2025 tenure, meeting requirements set in the Politburo’s Directive No. 35-CT/TW and the province’s guidelines on all-level Party congresses, towards the 17th provincial Party Congress, and the 13th National Party Congress.
(HBO) – On the occasion of the Independence Festival, leaders of Hoa Binh province on September 2 visited and extended greetings to residents in Tan My commune and Vu Ban township of Lac Son district, along with Thinh Lang ward of Hoa Binh city.
(HBO) - joining the whole nation, people of all ethnic groups in northern Hoa Binh province are celebrating 75 years since the August Revolution and the 75th National Day (September 2).
(HBO) – Vice Secretary of the Hoa Binh provincial Party’s Committee and Chairman of the provincial People’s Council Tran Dang Ninh on August 27 led a delegation to visit Muong Diem and Tu Ly-Hien Luong revolutionary bases in Da Bac district on the occasion of the 75th National Day (Sept. 2).
(HBO) – Member of the Party Central Committee and Secretary of the Hoa Binh Party Committee Bui Van Tinh on August 28 chaired a meeting of the provincial Party Committee on the decentralisation of socio-economic management in the locality and the implementation of sustainable poverty reduction scheme to 2020 with orientation to 2030, among others.
(HBO) - On the occasion of 75th National Day, Hoa Binh province’s working delegation led by permanent Vice Secretary of the provincial Party Committee and Chairman of the People’s Council Tran Dang Ninh visited and presented gifts to veteran revolutionaries in Hoa Binh city.