Vientiane (VNA) – Lao Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Defense, General Chansamone Chanyalath, handed over on June 23 200, 000 USD to Vietnamese Ambassador to Laos Nguyen Ba Hung in support of Vietnam COVID-19[female[feminine prevention and control fund.
General Chansamone said that after the outbreak of the fourth wave of COVID-19 and its spread to many provinces and cities in Vietnam, the Laotian Ministry of National Defense called on officers and soldiers to pay money. to help the Vietnamese people.
The sum is not much, but it shows the feelings of Laotian officers and soldiers towards the Vietnamese people, and reflects the spirit of solidarity and mutual support between the two countries to overcome all difficulties and hardships.
Hung expressed his gratitude to the Laotian Ministry of National Defense for the donation and affirmed to transfer the money to Vietnam as soon as possible.
He added that the embassy had so far received more than $ 1.2 million in cash and medical supplies from Laotian agencies, units and businesses in support of Vietnam’s fight against the pandemic. ./.