The event attracted the participation of around 10,000 delegates from more than 500 political parties and organisations in over 160 countries in the world.
Addressing the summit, General Secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and Chinese President Xi Jinping called for upholding and promoting the common values of humanity, which are peace, development, equity, justice, democracy and freedom.
In his remarks, General Secretary Trong affirmed that the Vietnamese delegation attended the summit with an open and cooperative spirit.
He said political parties should accompany their governments to bring happiness to the people, actively engage in efforts to respond to global challenges; uphold the spirit of solidarity and sense of responsibility; foster dialogue, respect each other’s legitimate interest, and comply to international law, especially in addressing differences.
He said the most urgent issue of countries and political parties at present is to promote international cooperation to repel the COVID-19 pandemic, quickly restore socio-economic development and ensure social security./.