VOV.VN - Vietnam and the United Nations have shared experience in peacekeeping activities, especially in combating the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) during online talks on July 10 between Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh and UN Under-Secretary-General for Operational Support Atul Khare.
The first group of Vietnam peacekeeping force with 30 members set off for South Sudan on October 1 for the nation’s first mission as an independent unit, which is to run a level-2 field hospital in the East Africa country.
Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh on September 29 assigned tasks to military doctors of Vietnam’s first level-2 field hospital who will travel to South Sudan on October 1 to undertake the UN’s peacekeeping mission.
Vietnam’s first field hospital has been all set for the United Nations (UN) peacekeeping mission in South Sudan in a couple of months, said Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh on May 4.
Australia is the leading nation in helping Vietnam train English language and military skills for personnel, especially the peacekeeping force, said Deputy Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Do Ba Ty during his visit to Australia on November 8 -12.
(VOV) -Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on May 27 received UN Under-Secretary-General for Field Support Ameerah Haq on a working visit to Vietnam.
(VOV) -Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam attended an inaugural ceremony for the Vietnam Peacekeeping Centre, hosted by the Defence Ministry in Hanoi on May 27.
(VOV) - President Truong Tan Sang has valued the United Nation’s ever increasing role globally and affirmed the UN organisation is holding an influential position in Vietnam’s foreign policy.