HA NOI — Senior Lieutenant-General Do Ba Ty, Chief of the General Staff of Viet Nam People's Army, has been visiting Thailand from Thursday to boost military co-operation between the two countries.
Ty who is also Deputy Defence Minister, held talks with General Tanasak Patimapragorn, Head of Defence for the Thai Royal Armed Forces in Bangkok.
Ty emphasised the need for both countries to co-operate with each other in defence matters as well as stepping up exchange visits, officers training, joint naval patrols and sharing experiences in search and rescue operations.
Thai Defence Minister Sukumpol Chulalongkhon received the Vietnamese delegation. — VNS