Peacekeepers sent off to UN mission Videos

Peacekeepers sent off to UN mission

The Ministry of Defence on November 19 held a ceremony to send 29 staff of Vietnam’s Level-2 Field Hospital No. 2 to South Sudan to join UN peacekeeping mission.
Vietnam treasures defence ties with India Politics

Vietnam treasures defence ties with India

Vietnam always attaches importance to the defence ties with India, Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army Sen. Lieut. Gen Pham Hong Huong has affirmed.
VN-India defence policy dialogue concretises joint commitments Politics

VN-India defence policy dialogue concretises joint commitments

The 11th Vietnam-India defence policy dialogue, which took place in New Delhi, India on August 1, demonstrated India’s high political trust and wish to enhance defence ties with Vietnam, said Vietnamese Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh.
Vietnam actively prepares for sending policemen to UN missions Politics

Vietnam actively prepares for sending policemen to UN missions

Vietnam is actively preparing to send its policemen to UN peacekeeping missions, said Lieut. Gen. Tran Van Ve, Acting General Director of the General Police Department under the Ministry of Public Security, at the United Nations Chiefs of Police Summit (UNCOPS) that took place in New York on June 21.
Vietnam, Canada forge defence cooperation Politics

Vietnam, Canada forge defence cooperation

Vietnam and Canada should intensify and expand cooperation in such areas as war consequence settlement, defence industry and maritime security, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh told Canadian Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan.
Vietnam, Japan seek new development phase for ties Politics

Vietnam, Japan seek new development phase for ties

President of Vietnam Tran Dai Quang and Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe have reached high consensus on major orientations and concrete measures to advance the Vietnam-Japan extensive strategic partnership in a more comprehensive, practical and efficient manner.
Vietnamese, Sri Lankan top legislators hold talks Politics

Vietnamese, Sri Lankan top legislators hold talks

Vietnam and Sri Lanka have agreed to maintain and intensify the exchange of all-level delegations of their legislative bodies, particularly special committees, in order to share information and experience in parliamentary activities, law making and supervision.
Vietnam, Australia elevate ties to strategic partnership Politics

Vietnam, Australia elevate ties to strategic partnership

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull signed a joint statement on the establishment of the Vietnam-Australia Strategic Partnership following their talks in Canberra, Australia on March 15 as part of the Vietnamese PM’s official visit.
Vietnam, EU step up defence cooperation Politics

Vietnam, EU step up defence cooperation

Deputy PM and FM Pham Binh Minh has described high-level meetings between army leaders of Vietnam and the EU as an important channel to increase their mutual understanding, contributing to enhancing bilateral defence cooperation.
Vietnam deepens relations with Australia Politics

Vietnam deepens relations with Australia

Vietnam prioritises developing cooperation and friendship with countries, while further deepening relations with its key partners, including Australia, National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has affirmed.
Vietnam, Russia foster defence ties Politics

Vietnam, Russia foster defence ties

Minister of National Defence General Ngo Xuan Lich has highly valued the deputy ministerial-level defence strategic dialogue between Vietnam and Russia, saying that it contributes to enhancing bilateral defence ties as well as comprehensive strategic partnership.