US calls for coordination from Japan, RoK in East Sea issue World

US calls for coordination from Japan, RoK in East Sea issue

US Secretary of Defence James Mattis has reiterated his country’s stance on the East Sea issue and, at the same time, called on Japan and the Republic of Korea (RoK) to join hands with the US to prevent any single country from dominating the sea.
Vietnam, US talk political, security, defence matters Politics

Vietnam, US talk political, security, defence matters

Deputy Foreign Minister Ha Kim Ngoc and the US’s Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs Tina Kaidanow co-chaired the ninth Vietnam-US Political, Security and Defence Dialogue in Hanoi on January 30.
President: Vietnam treasures comprehensive relations with US Politics

President: Vietnam treasures comprehensive relations with US

Vietnam attaches importance to developing its comprehensive relations with the US on the basis of respecting each other’s independence, sovereignty, territorial integrity and political institution, President Tran Dai Quang told visiting US Secretary of Defence James Mattis in Hanoi on January 25.
Vietnamese, US defence ministers hold talks Politics

Vietnamese, US defence ministers hold talks

Minister of National Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich held talks with US Secretary of Defence James Mattis, following an official welcoming ceremony for the latter in Hanoi on January 25.
Policy dialogue intensifies Vietnam-US defence cooperation Politics

Policy dialogue intensifies Vietnam-US defence cooperation

The recent Vietnam-US defence policy dialogue concretised the contents reached by the two countries’ defence ministers and discussed some defence cooperation issues to ensure that President Donald Trump will have an insight in bilateral ties during his upcoming visit to Vietnam, said a high-ranking officer.