|Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh meets with Colonel Otto Danlcourt Cesar, head of the Cuban Interior Ministry's directorate of cryptography in Ha Noi on Wednesday. — Photo vov
HA NOI (VNS) — Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh affirmed that bilateral defence co-operation between Viet Nam and Cuba has greatly contributed to the enduring independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity of each country.
The partnership has also played an important role in providing political stability, peace and prosperity for both nations, the minister said during a meeting with Colonel Otto Danlcourt Cesar, head of the Cuban Interior Ministry's directorate of cryptography in Ha Noi on Wednesday.
He hailed Otto Danlcourt Cesar's visit as a step towards strengthening friendship and bilateral collaboration between the two armies and peoples.
In return, Otto Danlcourt Cesar said he hopes both sides will continue speeding up co-operation activities in areas of interest to both countries.
He stated that his visit is part of efforts to promote the time-honoured and sound friendship between the two armies and peoples. — VNS