An exchange programme was held in Hanoi on January 20 to share the outstanding outcomes of Vietnam’s participation in United Nations peacekeeping operations over the last five years.
A Cambodian delegation from the National Centre for Peacekeeping Forces, Mine and Explosive Remnants of War Clearance had a working session with representatives from the Vietnam Department of Peacekeeping Operations (VDPO) in Hanoi on October 1.
A delegation of the Engineering Troops of the Russian Armed Forces led by the force’s commander Lt. Gen. Yuri Stavitsky visited and held a working session with the Vietnam Peacekeeping Department (VPD) in Hanoi on October 10.
Defence Minister Ngo Xuan Lich noted the growth in Vietnam – Mongolia defence cooperation, which has yet to meet its potential, at a meeting with Mongolian Ambassador to Vietnam Dash Bilegdorj in Hanoi on March 28.
Vietnamese and Japanese armies need to enhance cooperation in delegation exchanges, policy dialogues, training, experience sharing and UN peacekeeping activities.
Vietnam will contribute more to the United Nations peacekeeping operations, said Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh.
VOV.VN - Vietnam wishes to promote partnership with Russia in an extensive and effective manner for mutual benefit, President Tran Dai Quang said at a July 25 reception for Secretary of the Security Council of Russia General Nikolai Patrushev in Hanoi.
A high-ranking delegation of the Vietnam People’s Army attended the Chiefs of Defence Conference on United Nations peacekeeping in New York, the US, on July 6-7.
Captain Nguyen Quoc Khanh from the Vietnam Peacekeeping Centre has been assigned to join the UN mission in the Central African Republic.
VOV.VN - Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh on the morning of April 3 held a meeting with Japan’s Military Attaché Keitaro Shido in Hanoi.
Vietnam wishes to learn more from France’s experience in the United Nations (UN) peacekeeping activities.
The Vietnam Peacekeeping Centre on December 7 and France’s Embassy in Vietnam organised a workshop exchanging experience on the sending of a sapper unit to the United Nations (UN) peacekeeping missions.
Cambodia, on April 27, dispatched 230 troops to join a United Nation (UN) peacekeeping mission in the West African nation of Mali, where they will work in mine clearance and airport construction.
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.
The official visit to Japan by Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong continued to make headlines in the international press, including Japan.
The Vietnam-France Joint Committee on Defence Cooperation held its fifth session in Hanoi on April 27.
(VOV) - Vietnam and Japan should continue their struggle against China’ wrongful acts in the East and East China Seas, utilizing diplomatic measures grounded in international law, said Japanese Maj. Gen. Naohisa Fukase.
Lieut. Gen. Phan Van Giang, Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People's Army, received a high-level Chinese army official on November 25.
India attaches much importance to fostering defence cooperation with Vietnam – one of India’s top partners in Southeast Asia.