Vietnam, RoK hold defence policy dialogue

(VOV) - Vietnam and the Republic of Korea reviewed global and regional security, especially in Northeast Asia, ASEAN, and the East Sea at a defence policy dialogue in Hanoi on July 21.

Deputy Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh and his RoK counterpart Baek Seung Joo examined the results of multilateral cooperation in national defence, including relations between ASEAN and the US, China and Japan.

They noted with satisfaction progress in bilateral cooperation in delegation exchange, cyber security, and humanitarian mine action programme.

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They also agreed on measures to strengthen Vietnam-RoK cooperation in the defence industry and share experience in joining UN peacekeeping operations.

Receiving the RoK delegation the same day, Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh hailed the results of the dialogue, which he said would help consolidate friendship and mutual understanding between the two countries’ armies and peoples.