VOV.VN - The combined chiefs of staff from Vietnam and Myanmar met on March 6 in Hanoi to discuss long-term strategic challenges the respective armed forces can expect to face in the future.
A delegation from the Ministry of National Defence led by Deputy Minister Be Xuan Truong paid an official visit to Cuba from December 12-18.
President Tran Dai Quang on December 11 met voters from armed forces in Ho Chi Minh City, during which he lauded their responsible opinions as well as valuable proposals.
President Tran Dai Quang has urged the armed forces of Military Zone 2, which acts as the country’s fence in the northwest, to keep a close watch on happenings related to defence and security in the areas to help relevant agencies proactively take proper, prompt countermeasures.
Ensuring safety for Hanoi is a key task of municipal armed forces, President Tran Dai Quang said at a ceremony on October 18 to mark the 70th anniversary of Hanoi’s armed forces.
Thailand will loosen its grip on dissident politicians by lifting overseas travel ban faced by many of them, starting from June 1.
Myanmar's Commander-in-Chief of the armed forces Senior-General Min Aung Hlaing pledged to cooperate with the new government to ensure a smooth transfer of power.
Politburo member Hoang Trung Hai, the newly-assigned Secretary of the Hanoi Party Committee, extended his best wishes to the municipal Department of Public Security and the High Command of the capital city on February 6 on the occasion of the Lunar Near Year festival (Tet).
Vice Secretary of the Hanoi Municipal Party Committee and Director of the Hanoi Police Nguyen Duc Chung has been elected as Chairman of the Municipal People’s Committee with 94.56% approval.
The Vietnamese and Chinese armed forces need to reinforce mutual trust and maintain their crucial role in the relations between the two countries.
The High Command of the Vietnam Coast Guard (VCG) was bestowed the title “Hero of the People’s Armed Forces in the Reform Period” at a ceremony marking its 17th founding anniversary in Hanoi on August 28.
(VOV) -At least 26 terrorists were killed and dozens of others were injured on July 31 in an air strike by the Egyptian Army’s Apache helicopter in the southern city of Sheikh Zeweid, North Sinai.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung called for a strong army able to respond to emerging challenges presented by today’s increasingly complicated, rapidly changing and unpredictable world.
The Military Command of the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong and Cambodia’s Mondulkiri province military sub-region have signed a memorandum of understanding, strengthening their partnership.
Cambodia’s Ministry of Defence inaugurated a new Vietnam-funded barrack for army training units under the elite Brigade 70 of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF) on March 31.
Senior Lieutenant General Mai Quang Phan, Deputy Director of the Vietnam People’s Army’s General Department of Politics, hosted a reception in Hanoi on January 26 for a visiting delegation of relatives of the Cuban martyrs who sacrificed their lives for the Cuban independence.
A get-together was held in Hanoi on October 8 to tighten the solidarity and friendship between the military forces of the capitals of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia.
(VOV) - With Ukraine’s crisis unsettled, the world has seen the EU and the US bristle over Russia’s decision to send troops to the Autonomous Republic of Crimea of Ukraine to protect Russian citizens.
State President Truong Tan Sang has hailed police chiefs and officers for their outstanding achievements in the emulation campaign “People’s police study and follow late President Ho Chi Minh’s teachings”.
On the occasion of the new year, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, who is also a Politburo member, has written an article voicing the nation’s resolve to overcome weaknesses and challenges, curb inflation and promote growth and sustainable development.