New Vietnamese Prime Minister Elected

April 7, 2016 7:12 AM

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The country's rubber stamp parliament approved Nguyen Xuan Phuc Thursday, a foregone conclusion since he was the only candidate chosen at the Communist Party's congress back in January.

"Before the flag of the motherland, before the assembly, in front of the people of Vietnam, I swear to have the utmost loyalty to the country, the people and the constitution of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. I promise to try my best to fulfill the responsibilities and missions given to me by th...

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