HA NOI (VNS)— President Truong Tan Sang and Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung sent their condolences over the death of Bangladeshi President Mohammed Zillur Rahman to the country's interim President Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday.
The same day, Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh extended his deep sympathies with his Bangladeshi counterpart Dipu Moni.
President Mohammed Zillur Rahman died on Wednesday in a Singapore hospital where he had been undergoing treatment for a respiratory infection. He was 84. — VNS