|Public Security Minister Tran Dai Quang received Dan Harel, Director-General of the Israeli Ministry of Defence, in Ha Noi yesterday. — Photo cand
HA NOI (VNS) — Public Security Minister Tran Dai Quang received Dan Harel, Director-General of the Israeli Ministry of Defence, in Ha Noi yesterday.
General Quang hailed the Israeli officer's working session with the ministry as a milestone that would cement bilateral defence and security co-operation and strengthen bilateral ties between the two countries.
He expressed his pleasure at across-the-board expansion in bilateral co-operation, especially after his successful working visit to Israel last year.
He hoped that the security and defence ties between the two countries will reap new benefits for both countries and boost peace and security in the region and beyond.
Director-General Harel underscored the need for both sides to bolster collaboration in defence and security as part of efforts to maintain national security and safeguard social order in either country.
Earlier, the Israeli officer was received by Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh. They discussed measures to further strengthen their defence partnership and compared notes on regional and global issues of common concern
The Israeli officials visit was marked by the signing of a memorandum of understanding on enhancing bilateral defence co-operation. — VNS