Vietnam’s congratulation on Mr. Barack Obama's inauguration

Ministry of Foreign Affairs's spokesman Le Dzung answers question regarding Vietnam's reaction to Barack Obama's inauguration as the 44th U.S President:

We wish to congratulate His Excellency Mr. Barack Obama and the American people on his inauguration as the 44th President of the United States of America. We believe that the friendship and multi-faceted cooperation between Vietnam and the United States will further develop strongly in the interest of the two peoples.
Vietnamese State President Nguyen Minh Triet and Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dzung have sent their messages of congratulation to President Barack Obama.