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Vietnam, India look to strengthen defence relations

Vietnam, India look to strengthen defence relations

Director of the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People’s Army Luong Cuong met Chief of the Naval Staff of the Indian Navy Admiral Sunil Dhanoa, and received Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa and Army Chief General Bipin Rawat in New Delhi, on November 14.

Vietnam tightens defence ties with India

Vietnam tightens defence ties with India

Director of the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People’s Army Luong Cuong is on an official visit to India with the aim of enhancing defence ties between the two countries.

Army chief receives Chinese army official

Army chief receives Chinese army official

Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army Phan Van Giang hosted a reception in Hanoi on November 13 for Director of the Defence Mobilisation Department under the Central Military Commission of China Sheng Bin.

Vietnam, New Zealand strengthen defence cooperation

Vietnam, New Zealand strengthen defence cooperation

Vietnam and New Zealand have agreed to enhance cooperation in UN peacekeeping operations, cyber and maritime security, and in the Experts Working Group (EWG) mechanism within the framework of the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM-Plus).

Indian Air Chief Marshal visits Vietnam

Indian Air Chief Marshal visits Vietnam

Deputy Minister of Defence and Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army Sen. Lieut. Gen. Phan Van Giang received visiting Indian Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa in Hanoi on November 1.

Policy dialogue intensifies Vietnam-US defence cooperation

Policy dialogue intensifies Vietnam-US defence cooperation

The recent Vietnam-US defence policy dialogue concretised the contents reached by the two countries’ defence ministers and discussed defence cooperation issues to ensure that President Donald Trump will have an insight in bilateral ties during his upcoming visit to Vietnam, said a senior officer.

Vietnam to be represented at ADMM in Philippines

Vietnam to be represented at ADMM in Philippines

VOV.VN - A high-ranking Vietnamese delegation, led by Defence Minister Ngo Xuan Lich, will attend the 11th ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) and the fourth ADMM plus during a visit to the Philippines on October 23-27 at the invitation of Secretary of National Defence Delfin Lorenzana.

Vietnamese Vice President meets with Latvian President

Vietnamese Vice President meets with Latvian President

Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh applauded recent strides in the Vietnam – Latvia traditional friendship and multifaceted cooperation, especially in economy-trade, while meeting with Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis in Riga on October 20.

Vietnam-US defence dialogue takes place in Washington DC

Vietnam-US defence dialogue takes place in Washington DC

Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh and Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defence for South and Southeast Asia of the US Dr. Joseph Felter co-chaired the Vietnam-US defence policy dialogue 2017 in Washington D.C on October 17.