Minister of Defence General Phung Quang Thanh (Source: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) – 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.

During its stay, the Vietnamese delegation is set to have talks with its Lao counterparts. A cooperation plan for 2016 between the two ministries is expected to be signed at the end of the talks.

The visit aims to enhance affiliation between the two armies, contributing to further strengthening the friendship and comprehensive cooperation between the two nations.-VNA