Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh received the visiting First Deputy Chairman of the National Committee for Military Industry of Belarus, Roman Alexandrovich Golovchenko, in Hanoi on Nov. 15.

Thanh hailed the Vietnam visit by Roman Alexandrovich Golovchenko, who is also Chairman of the Belarus Sub-Committee of the Belarus-Vietnam Inter-Governmental Commission on Military-Technical Cooperation (ICMTC), describing it as a good opportunity for both Vietnam and Belarus sub-committees to exchange views and review the results of their cooperation.

He said over the past time, the military-defence cooperation between the two countries’ armies has recorded good results, especially in the exchange of visits and military technique.

Alexandrovich informed the host of the outcomes of the 12th session of the Vietnam-Belarus ICMTC, expecting that the signed agreements will be implemented soon.

Earlier, Deputy Defence Minister Lieutenant General Truong Quang Khanh, who is Chairman of the Vietnam sub-committee in the Vietnam-Belarus ICMTC, and Alexandrovich signed the minutes of the 12th session./.