Vietnamese embassies across the world held ceremonies to pay tribute to and open condolences books for former Party General Secretary Do Muoi, who passed away in Hanoi on October 1 at the age of 101.
The Funeral Board and the family of former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Do Muoi expressed thanks following the burial service for the leader in his hometown in Dong My commune, Thanh Tri district, Hanoi on October 7.
Many delegations of foreign countries and international organizations on October 6 paid their last respect to Do Muoi, former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee, who passed away on October 1.
Politburo member and Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc praised former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Do Muoi for his dedication to national liberation, reunification and socialism building over more than 80 years of revolutionary career in an article commemorating the Party leader.
Many delegations of foreign countries and diplomatic corps in Vietnam attended the national funeral of late Party chief Do Muoi on October 6 morning in Hanoi to pay tribute to the late Party General Secretary and convey sincere condolences to the Party, State, Government and people of Vietnam.
Large numbers of foreign officials, diplomats, friends and overseas Vietnamese around the world paid tribute to former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Do Muoi at Vietnamese Embassies around the world.
The memorial service of the State funeral for former Party General Secretary began at 7 am on October 6 at the National Funeral Hall. The burial ceremony will take place from 1 pm on October 7 in the native land of former Party Chief in Dong My commune, Thanh Tri district, Ha Noi.
The Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee, the National Assembly, the President, the Government and the Central Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front have issued a special communiqué, announcing that former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Do Muoi passed away at 23:12 on October 1, 2018, and his funeral will be held as a national mourning.
State President Tran Dai Quang visited former Party chief Do Muoi at his home on February 1 on the occasion of the Lunar New Year (Tet) and the 87th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (February 3).