Army’s 75th anniversary celebrated overseas Politics

Army’s 75th anniversary celebrated overseas

The Vietnamese embassies in Germany and Malaysia have held celebrations to mark the 75th founding anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) (1944 – 2019) and the 30th year of the All-People’s Defence Festival.
Restructuring army among major yearly tasks: Defence Minister Politics

Restructuring army among major yearly tasks: Defence Minister

The major task of the Central Military Commission and the Defence Ministry of Vietnam in 2018 is to reorganise the army forces to make the Vietnam People's Army elite, streamlined, strong and flexible by 2021, according to Defence Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich.
Vietnam, China seek ways to foster defence cooperation Politics

Vietnam, China seek ways to foster defence cooperation

Vietnamese and Chinese high-ranking military officers have reviewed the outcomes of cooperation between the two armies in the recent past and agreed upon the contents and measures of cooperation in the time ahead to effectively implement the statement on joint vision on defence cooperation until 2025 that was signed in January 2017.
Cambodia’s defence officers welcomed in Hanoi Politics

Cambodia’s defence officers welcomed in Hanoi

Lt. Gen. Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA), received a delegation of Cambodia’s Defence Ministry led by its Undersecretary of State Phuong Siphan in Hanoi on May 22.
Malaysia appreciates Vietnam’s support in lost jet hunt Politics

Malaysia appreciates Vietnam’s support in lost jet hunt

Malaysian Minister of Defence and Transport Hishammuddin Hussein thanked the Defence Ministry of Vietnam for positive support in the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 during his telephone talks with Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh on March 18.
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Military delegation visits Romania

A high-ranking delegation of the Defence Ministry of Vietnam, headed by Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Huy Hieu, is on a three-day visit to Romania from Oct. 18.