Viet Nam, Russia boost joint technical-military endeavors
|Viet Nam and Russia have agreed to ramp up technical-military cooperation in an effort to deepen bilateral ties.— Photo mod
HA NOI (VNS)— Viet Nam and Russia have agreed to ramp up technical-military cooperation in an effort to deepen bilateral ties.
The statement was made at the 15th meeting of the Viet Nam-Russia Inter-Governmental Committee on Military-Technical Cooperation in Ha Noi yesterday.
It 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 praised the joint history of friendship and co-operation between their two countries, particularly in shoring up military ties in accordance with the strategic partnership.
They agreed on cooperation in key areas to meet each country's demands and interests.
The Russian delegation's working visit to Viet Nam began on Wednesday at the invitation of Deputy Defence Minister Khanh - who is also head of the Vietnamese Sub-Committee - and will end today. — VNS