Intensifying military technical cooperation will contribute to deepening the friendship and links between the armies and peoples of Vietnam and Russia.

It was said at the 15 th meeting of the Vietnam-Russia Inter-Governmental Committee on Military-Technical Cooperation in Hanoi on October 10, which was co-hosted by Deputy Defence Minister Sen. Lieut. Gen. Truong Quang Khanh and Deputy Director of the Russian Federal Services for Military-Technical Cooperation Viacheslav Karlovich Dzirkaln.

Both sides noted with pleasure the Vietnam–Russia friendship and cooperation over the past time, particularly in military and military technical links to match with the comprehensive strategic partnership.
They agreed on cooperation in priority issues to meet each country’s demands and interests.

The Russian delegation’s working visit to Vietnam from October 9-11 comes at the invitation of Deputy Defence Minister Khanh, who is also head of the Vietnamese Sub-Committee.-VNA