BBC Homepage World Service Education
BBC Homepagelow graphics version | feedback | help
BBC News Online
 You are in: World: Monitoring: Media reports
Front Page 
World 
Africa 
Americas 
Asia-Pacific 
Europe 
Middle East 
South Asia 
-------------
From Our Own Correspondent 
-------------
Letter From America 
UK 
UK Politics 
Business 
Sci/Tech 
Health 
Education 
Entertainment 
Talking Point 
In Depth 
AudioVideo 

Friday, 2 March, 2001, 14:52 GMT
In pictures: Putin in Vietnam

Russian President Vladimir Putin won approval from his Vietnamese hosts as he rounded off a two-day trip to Hanoi, aimed at strengthening ties between the two countries.

Putin rings bell
Ringing the changes in Hanoi-Moscow relations

Putin and Vietnamese leaders
Putin on a walkabout with Vietnamese leaders

Putin feeding fish
Putin finds time even for the fish

Vietnamese women waving flags
Cheering crowds line the route

Putin leaving talks with Vietnamese leaders
Signs of a successful trip

BBC Monitoring, based in Caversham in southern England, selects and translates information from radio, television, press, news agencies and the Internet from 150 countries in more than 70 languages.

Search BBC News Online

Advanced search options
Launch console
BBC RADIO NEWS
BBC ONE TV NEWS
WORLD NEWS SUMMARY
PROGRAMMES GUIDE
Links to more Media reports stories are at the foot of the page.


E-mail this story to a friend

Links to more Media reports stories