VOV.VN - Minister of National Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich on May 21 presented a revised bill on Vietnamese borders at the current National Assembly session, stating that the bill needs to be enacted in order to protect the nation’s borders which should be viewed as both sacred and inviolable.
The Mekong Delta province of An Giang and Cambodia’s Takeo province agreed on August 29 to reinforce their cooperation in protecting security, and social order and safety along the shared border during the second half of this year.
The People’s Committee of the central province of Quang Binh held a meeting on August 17 to review the implementation of the Ordinance on the Border Guard over the last two decades.
The Vietnam Border Guard High Command and Cambodia’s General Department of Immigration held talks in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on July 11 to review their coordination in ensuring border security and set tasks for the coming time.
National Assembly Vice Chairman Do Ba Ty on April 12 visited the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai to inspect defence and security along border areas in the locality.
VOV.VN - Local administrations, social organizations, and the public have organized a number of activities to bring a warm and happy Tet to island soldiers and civilians.
A conference was organised in Ban Lung city, the Cambodian province of Ratanakiri on December 26 to review security and social order in shared border areas of six provinces of Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia.
The partnership between the Border Guard Party Committee and Party committees in 44 border provinces and cities have helped safeguard national sovereignty and border security.
VOV.VN - On June 17, a working delegation from the Royal Cambodian Army’s High Command of Guards led by Deputy Commander General Dieng Sarun visited the Steering Committee for the Southwest Region in Can Tho city.
Vietnam and Cambodia have agreed to fully and effectively actualise protocols on defence cooperation in order to enhance mutual understanding and trust, ensure a peaceful and stable environment for their economic development and foil plots to weaken their relations.
The Vietnam News Agency (VNA) and the Border Guard High Command signed an agreement on December 18 to strengthen communications cooperation for national sovereignty and border security.
High-ranking officers from the border guard forces of Vietnam and Laos held their 12th annual talks in Vientiane, Laos, on November 10 to seek promoted coordination to protect shared border areas.
Thailand and Laos are ready to sign an agreement on cooperation in maintaining border security and preventing human trafficking, said Thai Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai on October 26.
The southern province of Binh Phuoc and northeast Cambodian province of Kratie need to exchange more experiences to develop their economies, Binh Phuoc Provincial People’s Committee Vice Chairman Tran Ngoc Trai said at a working session on October 27.
Firmly safeguarding the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the southwest region is among key missions tasked to regional localities at a meeting on the Vietnam-Cambodia border security and defence on September 15.
The authorities of southern Long An province and the neighbouring Cambodian province of SvayRieng have ensured security and order in the border area after a group of Cambodian nationals approached the vicinity of border marker No 203.
The Prime Minister on January 9 issued a directive calling on the entire political system, agencies at all levels and the masses to join efforts to manage and safeguard the nation’s territorial sovereignty and border security.
(VOV) -A ceremony was held on November 17 in the northern border province of Lao Cai to sign a border guard cooperation agreement between four Vietnamese northern provinces (Lao Cai, Lai Chau, Dien Bien and Ha Giang) and China’s Yunnan province.
Hoang Binh Quan, head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations, on September 3 asked the Central Highlands to strengthen relations with its neighbours, Laos and Cambodia.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has urged the Defence Ministry to speed up the first phase of the project to build border patrol roads and finalise the plan for the second phase.