Overview of a working session at a newly established field hospital (Photo: qdnd.vn)

HCM City (VNA) – A defence attaché delegation from the Canadian Embassy in Vietnam, headed by Deputy Attaché Jean Jobin, visited Military Hospital 175 under Vietnam’s Ministry of National Defense in Ho Chi Minh City on September 28. 

At the hospital, the delegation learnt about the hospital’s operations, infrastructure, medical facilities and preparations for the deployment of a level-2 field hospital to join United Nations peacekeeping activities. 

Both sides discussed military medical and training cooperation agreed during the visit by Canadian Foreign Minister Stephane Dion to the hospital early September. 

The delegation pledged to do every effort to bolster the two countries’ medical cooperation.-VNA