Xi Jinping Exchanged Congratulatory Messages with the President of Lao
2021-04-26 20:37

On April 25, General Secretary of the CPC Central Committee and President Xi Jinping and General Secretary of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party Central Committee and President Tong Lun exchanged congratulatory messages on the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Laos.


Xi Jinping pointed out in his congratulatory message that China and Laos are friendly socialist neighbors and an unbreakable community of destiny. Since the establishment of diplomatic ties 60 years ago, China and Laos have always had the same heart and sincere intersection, persisted in carrying forward and practicing the Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence, brought tangible benefits to the two peoples, set a good example of exchanges between countries, and made positive contributions to promoting the building of a community with shared future for mankind. After the outbreak in COVID-19, China and Laos helped each other in the same boat and joined hands to fight the epidemic, which vividly interpreted the spirit of community of destiny sharing weal and woe and helping each other.


Xi Jinping emphasized that, I attach great importance to that development of China-Laos relation, We are willing to work with the General Secretary to implement the Action Plan for Building a Community of Destiny between China and Laos as the main line, close high-level exchanges, strengthen strategic communication, deepen pragmatic cooperation, and push the building of a community of destiny between China and Laos to a new level in the next 60 years, so that the two peoples will always be good neighbors, good friends, good comrades and good partners.


Tong Lun expressed warm congratulations to the CPC Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as the core for its great achievements in promoting the cause of socialism with Chinese characteristics in the new era, and sincerely thanked China for its valuable assistance and strong support for Laos in fighting the epidemic and promoting economic and social development. Laos-China relations are at their best in history. Laos is willing to deepen comprehensive strategic cooperation with China, expand friendly exchanges in various fields, and promote the sustainable development of the community of destiny between Laos and China.


On the same day, Premier Li Keqiang and Lao Prime Minister Pan Kan also exchanged congratulatory messages. Li Keqiang said in his congratulatory message that standing at a new historical starting point, China is willing to consolidate political mutual trust with Laos, promote mutually beneficial and win-win cooperation, run the celebration of the establishment of diplomatic relations and the China-Laos Friendship Year well, continuously enrich the connotation of the community of destiny between China and Laos, and inject strong impetus into the comprehensive strategic cooperation between the two countries. Pan Kan said in his congratulatory message that Laos always cherishes the friendly relations between Laos and China, and is willing to carry forward fine traditions with China, deepen pragmatic cooperation, and promote the building of a community of destiny between Laos and China.