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Vietnam treasures ties with Laos: Defence Minister

Vietnam treasures ties with Laos: Defence Minister

The Vietnamese Party, State and army always attach much importance to the relations with Laos, said Minister of National Defence Ngo Xuan Lich, who is visiting Laos from January 15-17.

Vietnam, US seek stronger cooperation in energy, defence

Vietnam, US seek stronger cooperation in energy, defence

Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Pham Quang Vinh held a meeting on January 10 with US Congressman Paul Gosar who affirmed Arizona State is willing to boost cooperation with Vietnamese localities in all fields to take advantage and supplement each other’s strengths in technology and resources.

Vietnam peacekeeping department debuts

Vietnam peacekeeping department debuts

The Vietnam Peacekeeping Department, which was upgraded from the Vietnam Peacekeeping Centre of the Ministry of National Defence, made its debut at a ceremony held in Hanoi on January 5.

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.

Vietnam, Laos issue joint statement

Vietnam, Laos issue joint statement

Vietnam and Laos issued a joint statement during the official friendly visit to Vietnam by General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) and President of Laos Bounnhang Vorachith from December 19-21.

Vietnam, Cuba steps up security cooperation

Vietnam, Cuba steps up security cooperation

Vietnam always respectfully and sincerely thanks the Communist Party, State and people of Cuba for their solidarity and support for Vietnam’s struggle for liberation, national unity and reunification, as well as current construction and defence.

Vietnam, Russia foster defence ties

Vietnam, Russia foster defence ties

Minister of National Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich has highly valued the deputy ministerial-level defence strategic dialogue between Vietnam and Russia, saying that it contributes to enhancing bilateral defence ties as well as comprehensive strategic partnership.

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.

Vietnam, Singapore hold 8th defence policy dialogue

Vietnam, Singapore hold 8th defence policy dialogue

Deputy Minister of National Defence Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh and Singaporean Permanent Secretary for Defence Chan Yeng Kit co-chaired the 8th Vietnam-Singapore Defence Policy Dialogue in Hanoi on October 9.

Defence delegation visits Cuba

Defence delegation visits Cuba

Chief of General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army and Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Phan Van Giang led a defence delegation to visit Cuba from September 8-11 at the invitation of his Cuban counterpart Sen. Lieut. Gen. Alvaro Lopez Miera.

Deputy Defence Minister’s RoK visit helps bolster defence ties

Deputy Defence Minister’s RoK visit helps bolster defence ties

Deputy Minister of Defence Nguyen Chi Vinh’s visit to the Republic of Korea from September 6-9 to attend the Seoul Defence Dialogue 2017 and the sixth Vietnam-RoK defence policy dialogue was fruitful, contributing to enhancing defence cooperation between two countries.

Vietnam’s mine action effort documentary screened in Geneva

Vietnam’s mine action effort documentary screened in Geneva

“A Shared Experience: Striving for Safety”, a documentary about clearing landmines in Vietnam, was screened on the sidelines of the seventh Meeting of States Parties of the Convention on Cluster Munitions in Geneva on September 5.