Ministry of National Defense of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam

01/13/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/13/2021 02:35

Vietnam - India defence policy dialogue held virtually

(Bqp.vn) - The 13th Vietnam - India Defence Policy Dialogue was held virtually on January 12. The event was under the co-chair of Deputy Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh and Indian Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar.

Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh chairing the 13th Vietnam - India Defence Policy Dialogue in Vietnam.

At the dialogue, the two sides reviewed the outcomes of the bilateral defence cooperation despite impacts of the COVID-19. Accordingly, they organized successfully online conferences to carry out agreed plans and exchange experience in fighting COVID-19 as well as seek measures to promote post-pandemic cooperation.

Indian Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar speaking at the dialogue.

Both sides agreed to continue strengthening defence cooperation in the coming time, such as exchanging delegations at all levels, increasing activities in personnel training, cooperation among armed forces, defence industry, and UN peacekeeping operation.