Vietnam PM to visit Japan after Obama trip

By Toan Dao   May 20, 2016 | 05:35 pm PT
Vietnam’s Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will visit Japan from May 26, a day after U.S. President Barack Obama is expected to finish his first trip to Vietnam, the Vietnamese government portal said in a statement late Friday.

Phuc will attend the expanded G7 Summit while in Japan and will wrap up the trip on May 28, the statement said.

The prime minister was in Russia for his first foreign visit starting May 16 where he also attended a summit to celebrate 20 years of foreign relations between the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and Russia.

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