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Vietnam, Russia approach new era

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Vietnam, Russia approach new era

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Vietnam on November 12 is expected to further promote the comprehensive strategic partnership and mutual understanding between the two countries as well as their collaboration at regional and international forums.

Vietnam, Canada strengthen defence link

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Vietnam, Canada strengthen defence link

Vietnam and Canada have explored areas of defence cooperation that are of their strengths like the exchange of all-level delegations, the United Nations peacekeeping missions and humanitarian issues.

Vietnam attends ADMM-Plus military medicine working group meeting

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Vietnam attends ADMM-Plus military medicine working group meeting

Senior military medical officials from Vietnam, together with nine other ASEAN member countries and eight partners – namely Australia, China, India, Japan, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand, Russia and the United States, are gathering in Singapore for their third meeting of the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM)-Plus Experts’ Working Group on Military Medicine (EWG-MM).

23rd ASEAN Summit opens in Brunei

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23rd ASEAN Summit opens in Brunei

The 23rd ASEAN Summit kicked off in Brunei on October 9, the first in a series of high-level meetings of the bloc and between the bloc and its partners.

Prime Minister’s remarks at 23rd ASEAN Summit

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Prime Minister’s remarks at 23rd ASEAN Summit

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung delivered remarks at the 23rd Summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Brunei on October 9, stressing the need for the group to maintain its consensus and promote its key role and voice in regional peace, security and development.

Vietnam, US issue Joint Statement

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Vietnam, US issue Joint Statement

President Truong Tan Sang of Vietnam and President Barack Obama of the United States of America issued a joint statement at the end of their talks in Washington on July 25. The statement runs as follow:

President Barack Obama welcomed President Truong Tan Sang of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to the White House on July 25, 2013. During their meeting, the two Presidents affirmed their commitment to opening a new phase of bilateral relations between Vietnam and the United States based on mutual respect and common interests. President Truong Tan Sang’s visit comes at an important time for both nations, reflecting a shared desire to build a forward-looking relationship between the two countries.

US prioritises ASEAN in “pivot” strategy

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US prioritises ASEAN in “pivot” strategy

Boosting relations with Southeast Asian countries is an important part in the US’ “pivot” strategy to Asia-Pacific, US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel said in his tour of four ASEAN countries, including Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei and the Philippines.