Nguyễn Minh Triết (born in 1942) has been the President of Vietnam since 2006. He was formerly the local head of the Communist Party of Vietnam in Hồ Chí Minh City.
- Mr. President and I also had direct and open exchange of views on a matter that we may differ, especially on matters related to religion and human rights. And our approach is that we would increase our dialogue in order to have a better understanding of each other. And we are also determined not to let those differences afflict our overall, larger interest.