|Senior Lieutenant General Ngo Xuan Lic, Secretary of the Communist Party of Viet Nam's Central Committee meets Jose Ramon Machado Ventura, Second Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba's Central Committee in Havana on Thursday.—VNA/VNS Photo
HAVANA (VNS) — Developing co-operation with Cuba was one of Viet Nam's priorities to further tighten the traditional fraternity and bilateral comprehensive co-operation between the two countries.
Senior Lieutenant General Ngo Xuan Lich, Secretary of the Communist Party of Viet Nam's Central Committee, made the statement while meeting with Jose Ramon Machado Ventura, Second Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba's Central Committee, in Havana on Thursday.
Lich, Director of the Political General Department under the Viet Nam People's Army, informed his host of the results of co-operation in Party and political tasks between the two armies.
Lich also expressed his hope that Cuban leaders would continue to facilitate the two countries' defence ties.
Machado Ventura, who is also First Vice President of the Council of State and the Council of Ministers in Cuba, said his country would do its utmost to foster ties with Viet Nam and create conditions for the two countries' armed forces to co-operate effectively.
He said he believed that Lich's visit would further contribute to tightening the special fraternal relations between the two peoples. — VNS