State President Nguyen Xuan Phuc takes the oath of office on April 5 (Photo: VNA)
– Vietnam will continue to make new
miracles on the foundation of the nation’s glorious tradition, turning the
country into a prosperous and strong one, stated newly-elected State President
Nguyen Xuan Phuc while taking the oath of office on April 5.
Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Politburo member in the 13th tenure and a
deputy of the 14th legislature, was elected by the 14th National Assembly
as State President for the 2016-2021 term on April 5 morning.
Declaring his absolute loyalty to the Fatherland, the people
and the Constitution, the new President pledged that he will do his best to
fulfill his duties while coordinating closely with relevant agencies, and
listening to people’s aspirations.
He asserted that in the time to come, Vietnam will face opportunities
and challenges at the same time, but he believes that under the leadership of
the Party and with the mettle and brainpower of Vietnamese people as well as
the strength of the national great unity bloc and support from international
friends, Vietnam will overcome all difficulties and successfully fulfil targets
set by the 13th National Party Congress.
Nguyen Xuan Phuc was elected by the 14th National Assembly as State President for the 2016-2021 term on April 5 morning (Photo: VNA)
The President expressed warm sentiments and respect to
soldiers and public security officers who are safeguarding peace for the
people, and the border and islands of the country.
He also thanked Governments, people and friends around the
globe, underlining that “we are always a good friend and trustworthy partner of
all of you.”/.