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Condolences over passing of ex-President of France

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam and President Nguyen Phu Trong on September 27 sent a message of condolences to French President Emmanuel Macron over the passing of ex-President Jacques Chirac.

Meanwhile, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc also extended condolences to his French counterpart Edouard Philippe.

The same day, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Pham Binh Minh cabled a message of condolences to French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian.

Ex-President Jacques Chirac passed away on September 26 at the age of 86./