Defence cooperation contributes to Vietnam-Japan relations
Updated : Tuesday, January 09, 2018 3:17 PM (GMT+0700)

Effectivedefence cooperation between Vietnam and Japan, including the ties between thetwo ground forces, has contributed importantly to the bilateral friendship.


Sen. Lieut. Gen. Phan VanGiang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA), made thestatement at a reception in Hanoi on January 8 for Chief of Staff of the JapanGround Self-Defence Force Gen. Koji Yamazaki.

Gen. Koji Yamazaki said thathe is delighted at visiting and learning about Vietnamese land and people andthe VPA.

Earlier, he held talks withDeputy Chief of the General Staff of the VPA Lieut. Gen. Pham Hong Huong,during which they discussed cooperation orientations between the two forces,especially in the participation in United Nations peacekeeping missions,humanitarian relief, disaster settlement and military medicine collaboration.

They informed each other oftheir respective country’s ground force, and defence policies, while exchangingviews on regional and international issues of mutual concern.


Write your comment here
© PhuYen Newspaper- Editorial Board: 62 Le Duan, Tuy Hoa City, Phu Yen Province
Tel: (84-057).2211110 - (84-057).3842488, Fax: (84-057).3841275
Designed by nTek