Vietnam’s military unit joins UN peacekeeping activities Politics

Vietnam’s military unit joins UN peacekeeping activities

Deputy Defence Minister Hoang Xuan Chien, who is also head of the Ministry of National Defence's steering committee for the participation in UN peacekeeping operations, has recently inspected how members of military engineer unit No. 1 were preparing for UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan.
Vietnam attends IPU-UN parliamentary hearing Politics

Vietnam attends IPU-UN parliamentary hearing

Head of the NA’s Committee for External Relations Nguyen Van Giau is leading a Vietnamese delegation to attend the 2019 Parliamentary Hearing – Emerging Challenges to Multilateralism between the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the UN, which opened on February 21 at the UN Headquarters.
Vietnam, China bolster defence cooperation Politics

Vietnam, China bolster defence cooperation

A high-ranking military delegation of Vietnam led by Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh is paying a working visit to China from February 19 to 22.
Officials highlight progress in Vietnam-EU defence ties Politics

Officials highlight progress in Vietnam-EU defence ties

Developments in Vietnam-EU relations, especially in security-defence, were highlighted during a meeting between a senior official of the Ministry of National Defence and a delegation of the EU’s Crisis Management and Planning Directorate (CMPD) in Hanoi on December 10.