DPRK, Vietnam, Laos, Cuba offer congrats
The ruling parties of the DPRK, Vietnam, Laos and Cuba have sent congratulatory messages to the Communist Party of China, for the 90th anniversary of its founding on July 1st.
Kim Jong-il, general secretary of the Workers' Party of Korea of the DPRK, said that the founding of the CPC was an historic event which marked an occasion of a decisive turn in carrying out the Chinese revolution. The Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam said that, over the past 90 years under the leadership of the CPC, the Chinese people overcame various difficulties and achieved an historic victory.
The Central Committee of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party said that, under the leadership of the CPC, China's cause of reform and opening-up to the outside world has scored enormous achievements and the merits of socialism have been fully displayed. Raul Castro, first secretary of Cuba's Communist Party, said that over the past 90 years, the CPC has embarked on a hard struggle for winning and safeguarding national independence, sovereignty and unity, and established great achievements in complex circumstances.