Vietnam, Pakistan to strengthen defence cooperation hinh anh 1Major General Ngo Minh Tien (R) and Pakistan’s new military attaché Syed Muhammad Hasnain

Hanoi (VNA) – Major General Ngo Minh Tien, Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army has asked Pakistan’s new military attaché to work to enhance the effectiveness of bilateral defence cooperation.

Receiving Colonel Syed Muhammad Hasnain in Hanoi on July 11, Major General Tien took note of encouraging development of the bilateral defence ties over the past time.

He expressed his hope that, in his new position, the Pakistani military attaché in Vietnam will do his utmost to elevate the relations into a more effective and practical manner.

For his part, the Pakistani military attaché wished that both sides will soon ink a Memorandum of Understanding to serve as the foundation to further the defence relations.-VNA