Viet Nam, Laos reaffirm pledge to enhance security co-operation
|Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong (right) receives Laos Minister of Public Security Thongban Seng Aphon. — VNA/VNS Photo Tri Dung
HA NOI (VNS)— Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has emphasised the need to strengthen co-operation between Viet Nam and Laos to protect national and public security, as well as to implement the agreements signed by the two governments.
Trong made his comments at a meeting with the Laotian delegation led by the Minister of Public Security, Thongbanh Seng Aphone, who is also Secretary of the Central Committee of the Laos People's Revolutionary Party.
The party leader expressed his appreciation of the solidarity and special relationship between Viet Nam and Laos, including the relationship between the public security forces on both sides.
He added that he also appreciated the Laotian delegation's working visit to Viet Nam, as well as the co-operation between the ministries of both countries in the past.
Minister Thongbanh Seng Aphone said that his ministry would co-ordinate closely with its Vietnamese counterpart to implement agreements signed by both nations to uphold the political security, order and safety in each country. — VNS