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Army warned to prepare for long battle against COVID-19

Army warned to prepare for long battle against COVID-19

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s armed forces should brace themselves to endure a long battle against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) as no one knows exactly when the disease will be eradiated, said Lieutenant General Tran Don.

Army braces for full force of COVID-19 outbreak

Army braces for full force of COVID-19 outbreak

The army will develop a COVID-19 prevention and control plan based on a scenario for the outbreak at five levels in a bid to effectively deal with the epidemic, said Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Tran Don.

Army joins COVID-19 response drill

Army joins COVID-19 response drill

The Ministry of National Defence on March 4 held a largest-ever online drill in response to COVID-19 with the involvement of military units across the country.

Army stands firmly under Party’s leadership: top leader

Army stands firmly under Party’s leadership: top leader

The Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) has always served as the core force to, together with the Party and the people, achieve splendid accomplishments in national liberation and construction and defence throughout its 75-year history, Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong has said.

Party leader urges army to lead in preventing “self-evolution”

Party leader urges army to lead in preventing "self-evolution"

The army should lead the way in preventing internal “self-evolution” and “self-transformation,” Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong said at a meeting on December 19 with a delegation of exemplars in building the all-people national defence in 2009-2019.

Army’s 75th anniversary celebrated overseas

Army’s 75th anniversary celebrated overseas

The Vietnamese embassies in Germany and Malaysia have held celebrations to mark the 75th founding anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) (1944 – 2019) and the 30th year of the All-People’s Defence Festival.

Army’s general staff chief meets Russian, Philippine officers in Moscow

Army’s general staff chief meets Russian, Philippine officers in Moscow

Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army and Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lt. Gen. Phan Van Giang had meetings with senior military officers of Russia and the Philippines on the sidelines of the eighth Moscow Conference on International Security (MCIS-8) on April 24.

Vietnam receives remains of 33 volunteer soldiers and experts from Cambodia

Vietnam receives remains of 33 volunteer soldiers and experts from Cambodia

VOV.VN - The Royal Cambodian Army, the local government of Cambodia’s Kandal province and the Military Zone 9 of the Vietnam People’s Army held a solemn ceremony on June 28 for the repatriation of 33 sets of remains of Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and experts who died on battlefields in Cambodia.

Vietnamese youths to join army this month

Vietnamese youths to join army this month

Tens of thousands of young people nationwide will say goodbye to their families and friends to join the military service in ceremonies held across the country from March 3 to 7.

Party chief asks for stronger army

Party chief asks for stronger army

General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong has requested the army to maintain its core role in the all-people defence and security.

Vietnamese, Indonesian navies deepen cooperation

Vietnamese, Indonesian navies deepen cooperation

Vietnamese and Indonesian army and navy forces should promote cooperation, particularly in addressing non-traditional security challenges and fishermen’s violations in overlapping waters, said Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army Senior Lieutenant General Phan Van Giang.

Army must keep improving itself to deserve people’s trust: President

Army must keep improving itself to deserve people’s trust: President

Amid complicated and unpredictable global and regional situations, the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) must always stay alert and continually improve its combat strength so as to deserve being the faithful and trustworthy political and combat force of the Party, State and people.

Defence Minister pays official visit to Indonesia

Defence Minister pays official visit to Indonesia

A high-ranking military delegation of Vietnam led by Defence Minister Ngo Xuan Lich started four-day official visit to Indonesia on October 11 at the invitation of Indonesian counterpart Ryamizard Ryacudu.

Army General Staff Chief receives Cambodian guest

Army General Staff Chief receives Cambodian guest

Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army and Deputy Defence Minister, Sen. Lieut. Gen Phan Van Giang hosted a reception in Hanoi on September 21 for Deputy Commander of the Royal Gendarmerie of Cambodia, Gen. Phoung Siphin.

Vietnam, Laos step up defence cooperation

Vietnam, Laos step up defence cooperation

Leaders of the Vietnamese Ministry of Defence always create favourable conditions for cooperation between the general technical departments of Vietnamese and Lao people’s armies, a senior officer has said.