Defence Minister Phung Quang Thanh and his Chinese counterpart Chang Wanquan hailed the third border defence friendship exchange between the two countries as a success following their meeting to review the event in Guangxi province on March 30.
Defence Minister Gen. Phung Quang Thanh and his Chinese counterpart Chang Wanquan performed the rituals of saluting territorial sovereignty marker 1223 and witnessed a joint patrol of the two countries’ border soldiers in Chi Ma border gate in Lang Son province, on March 29.
VOV.VN -On March 28, National Defence Minister and General Phung Quang Thanh and Deputy Chief of the General Staff Department of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Qi Jianguo co-chaired the third Vietnam-China Border Defence Friendship Exchange in the northern Lang Son province.
VOV.VN - The Defence Ministry announced on March 25 that final preparations are underway for the planning, monitoring and coordinating of collective training events that are part of third Vietnam-China Border Defence Friendship Exchange program.
Minister of Defence Phung Quang Thanh hosted a reception for Nikolai Platonovich Patrushev, Secretary of the Security Council of Russia in Hanoi on March 15.
Vietnam and Laos will make concerted efforts to enhance traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation.
Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen Nguyen Chi Vinh hosted a reception in Hanoi on March 8 for Parliamentary State Secretary of the German Defence Ministry Ralf Brauksiepe
The chairman of a district in the south-central Vietnamese province of Khanh Hoa has rejected a false report that he had claimed a piece of debris recently found in his locality belongs to the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
The Ministry of Defence will hand over 20 hectares of land near Tan Son Nhat International Airport to the Ministry of Transport for an airport expansion, said Defence Minister Phung Quang Thanh.
(VOV) -The formation of a direct communication line between the two Defence Ministries demonstrates mutual trust in bilateral defence relations and facilitates the timely exchange of issues of shared concern, said Minister of Defence General Phung Quang Thanh and his Chinese counterpart Senior Lieut. Gen Chang Wanquan.
(VOV) - On December 25, Lao Prime Minister Thongsing Thamavong received a delegation from the Vietnam’s Ministry of Justice led by Minister Ha Hung Cuong.
A Vietnamese high-ranking delegation led by Minister of Defence General Phung Quang Thanh is on a friendship visit to Laos from December 25-26 at the invitation of Lao Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Sengnouane Xayalath.
The Vietnam People’s Army will work hard to preserve, cement and develop the solidarity between Vietnam and Cambodia, Minister of Defence General Phung Quang Thanh said.
Minister of Defence General Phung Quang Thanh received in Hanoi on December 14 a delegation of Chinese soldiers and military experts who helped Vietnam during the country’s struggle for national independence.
(VOV) - Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister General Tia Banh and his high level entourage have begun a three-day working visit to Vietnam at the invitation of General Phung Quang Thanh.
(VOV) -Vietnam is keen to step up all-around cooperation with the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), said Minister of National Defence General Phung Quang Thanh at a November 27 meeting with DPRK People’s Armed Forces Minister General Pak Yong Sik in Hanoi.
Minister of Defence General Phung Quang Thanh has affirmed that defence cooperation that has developed broadly over the past years deserves one of the important pillars of Vietnam– Cambodia traditional friendship.
Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh hosted a reception for Tony Lynch, Deputy Secretary of Defence of New Zealand, in Hanoi on November 6.
Defence Minister Phung Quang Thanh on November 6 held talks with Japanese Defence Minister Nakatani Gen, who is on a visit to Vietnam to boost co-operation.
Defence Minister Phung Quang Thanh has affirmed Vietnam’s defence policy of peace, self-defence, and neither joining any military alliances nor allowing any countries to set up their military bases or use its territory to counter the others.