Nguyen Thuy Anh (2nd from right) at the ceremony

Authorised by the French President, French Ambassador to Vietnam Nicolas Warnery gave the noble order to Anh, who is also President of the Vietnam-France Friendship Parliamentarians’ Group and Chairwoman of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Francophone (APF)'s Vietnam Sub-Committee.

He said the awarding is the French State’s recognition and high evaluation of her contributions to deepening the friendship between France and Vietnam, as well as to developing the Francophone movement.

Source: VNA