Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong passes away

The Communist Party of Viet Nam (CPV) Central Committee, the National Assembly, the President, and the Government and the Central Committee of the Viet Nam Fatherland Front have issued a special communiqué, announcing that General Secretary of the CPV Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong passed away at 1:38pm on July 19, 2024, and his funeral will be held as a national mourning.