Lieutenant General Tran Quang Khue, Deputy Chief of General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army, received the visiting Vice Admiral Scott Van Buskirk, Commander of the US 7 th Fleet, in Hanoi on Aug. 5.

Lieut. Gen. Khue hailed Vice Admiral Scott Van Buskirk and his entourage’s visit, and expressed his hope this visit would contribute to boosting relations and mutual understanding between the two navies, armies and peoples.

Vice Admiral Scott Van Buskirk expressed his joy at visiting Vietnam to learn about the country’s history, its land and people and the Vietnam People’s Army./.