Oct 20, 2020 / 19:53

Japan PM Suga makes surprise visit to Hoan Kiem lake

The Hanoitimes - Hanoi's weather early this morning was nice for the exciting experience of the entourage led by Japanese Prime Minister Suga.

Japanese Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide took a morning walk around Hanoi’s iconic Hoan Kiem lake on October 20 before wrapping up his official visit to Vietnam from October 18 to 20.

 Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide goes for a walk along Hoan Kiem lake with his aides. Photo: VTVWorld
 Many Hanoians are surprised to see the special guest from Japan. Photo: VTVWorld
  The Japanese Prime Minister waves his hand to greet the Hanoians. Photo: VTVWorld
 The Japanese Prime Minister came to Vietnam for an official visit at the invitation of his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc. Photo: VTVWorld
 Mr. Suga and his wife arrived in Hanoi on Sunday evening for a three-day state visit, his first foreign trip after taking office last month. The visit shows Japan’s desire to strengthen the extensive strategic partnership with Vietnam – an emerging economy in Asia and the Pacific. Photo: VTVWorld
 The Japanese PM left Vietnam after the walk for an Indonesia visit. Photo: VGP