Prince Ranariddh, President of the National Assembly, led a parliamentary
delegation to Vietnam May 24 at the invitation of Vietnamese parliamentary
leaders, the first time that a delegation of the new National Assembly has
visited Vietnam. Prior to his departure, the Prince told reporters that his
visit was to help "strengthen the cooperation of our two countries, and to let
us discuss issues incuding the maritime problem."
He added that he would
also be discussing imigration issues with President Tran Duc Luong, and Prime
Minister Phan Van Khai.