The VFF delegation will conduct their working visit to Russia from September 19-25. The delegation will meet and work with Chairman of the State Duma of Russia Vyacheslav Volodin; Leader of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation (KPRF) Gennady Zyuganov; hold talks and sign a Memorandum of Understanding with leaders of the All-Russia People’s Front on bilateral cooperation issues; join a roundtable on social monitoring practices organised by the All-Russia People’s Front; work with Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs I.V. Morgulov; work with Deputy Speaker of the Federation Council Iliyas Umakhanov; and visit the Vietnamese community in Saint Petersburg, among other activities. From September 25-29, the VFF delegation make a working visit to Cuba. The delegation will greet senior leaders of Cuba and attend the 9th Congress of the Committee for the Defence of the Revolution of Cuba. VFF President Tran Thanh Man will also deliver a speech before congress. In addition, the delegation will hold meetings with the President of the Committee for the Defence of the Revolution of Cuba, grassroots committees in residential areas, attend the State awards ceremony, and take part in several other activities.