“Vietnam has sufficient historical evidence and legal foundation to affirm its sovereignty over the Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes, Vietnam’s long-standing territories. After the Second World War, the international community already rejected China’s claim over these two archipelagoes. … [Read more...] about Vietnam strongly opposes China’s so-called island retrieval
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HCM City (VNA) – Politburo member and Minister of Public Security To Lam held talks with Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Samdech Krolahom Sar Kheng in Ho Chi Minh City on January 18. The talks aimed to review the cooperation between the two ministries in 2029 and signed a new cooperation plan for 2020. During the talks, the two ministers affirmed that the cooperation in 2019 reached positive outcomes, importantly contributing to ensuring security and order between the two nations in general and in each country in particular. They reviewed cooperation and efforts of the two sides in ensuring security and combating transnational crimes, especially drug and human trafficking, and hi-tech crimes, for peace and cooperation in the region. The ministers pledged to forge closer cooperation at international bilateral and multilateral forums, and join hands to defeat all plots of hostile forces against the relations between the two countries. Sar … [Read more...] about Vietnamese, Cambodian security ministries boost cooperation
The Thai Ambassador to Vietnam Tanee Sangrat noted that the upgrade to an enhanced strategic partnership has deepened the existing relationship, allowing both countries to rely on one another whilst having the opportunity for mutual development. … [Read more...] about Vietnam, Thailand aim to push forward strategic partnership
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The Vietnamese delegates participating into reception and the talks with the Cambodian delegation include: Lieutenant General Phan Van Giang, member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CCCPV), permanent member of the CMC, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army, Deputy Minister of National Defense; Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh: member of the CCCPV, permanent member of the CMC, Deputy Minister of National Defense; and Major General Le Hien Van, Deputy Director of the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People’s Army. … [Read more...] about Cambodia defense minister pays official visit to Vietnam