Ha Noi (VNA) â€“ State President Nguyen Minh Triet has assigned Le Luong Minh, Ambassador, Head of Vietnamese delegation to the United Nations, to be Viet Nam â€™s representative at the UN Security Council.
President Nguyen Minh Triet and UN Secretary General Ban Ki- Moon
Ambassador Minh will make speech and vote at official meetings of the Security Council on behalf of the nation.
Viet Nam was officially elected as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council for the 2008-09 term at the 62nd session of the UN General Assembly on October 16. Viet Nam will take its seat from Qatar in the Security Council from 1 January 2008 to 31 December 2009.-Enditem