US applauds Vietnam’s role globally

(VOVWORLD) - The Vietnamese Embassy in the US held an online ceremony on Thursday to mark Vietnam's 75th National Day.

US applauds Vietnam’s role globally - ảnh 1 Attendees of the online ceremony to mark Vietnam’s 75th National Day


Participants reviewed the glorious history of Vietnam since President Ho Chi Minh read the Declaration of Independence on September 2, 1945.

Vietnamese Ambassador Ha Kim Ngoc said that although Vietnam and the US are geographically far apart, they share common values namely independence and freedom.

US applauds Vietnam’s role globally - ảnh 2 Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc (Photo:

Ivan Kanapathy, Director of the National Security Council, spoke highly of Vietnam's role as ASEAN Chair amid increasing security and development challenges.

The US welcomed Vietnam's contributions as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council, affirming that Vietnam will continue to play a central role in the US' vision towards a free and open Indo-Pacific region.