HA NOI — President Truong Tan Sang and Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung yesterday sent greetings to United States President Barack Obama to mark his country's 236th Independence Day today.
Foreign Affairs Minister Pham Binh Minh also sent greetings to US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
The same day, President Sang sent greetings to President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko to mark his nation's Independence Day (July 3).
Prime Minister Dung congratulated his Belarusian counterpart Mikhail Myansnikovich.
Foreign Affairs Minister Minh also congratulated his counterpart Sergei Martynov on the special occasion. — VNS