On the morning of July 29, on the headquarters of the Ministry of Nationwide Protection, Vietnam’s Protection Minister, Basic Phan Van Giang chaired an official welcome ceremony for US Protection Secretary Lloyd Austin.
On the talks that came about after the welcoming ceremony, the 2 ministers extremely appreciated the outcomes of protection cooperation between Vietnam and the US over the previous time. The 2 Ministers stated that the cooperation outcomes have achieved sensible results, consistent with the well-developed Complete Partnership between the 2 international locations, particularly within the fields of overcoming the implications of conflict (in search of and looking out). lacking troopers, clearing mines, coping with the implications of Agent Orange/dioxin), coping with non-traditional safety points within the battle towards COVID-19, search and rescue, humanitarian help, aid catastrophe, help Vietnam to hitch the United Nations peacekeeping pressure, enhance the capability of maritime regulation enforcement, army drugs, and coaching.
On this event, the US Secretary of Protection introduced the help of kit for Vietnam’s COVID-19 prevention efforts.
The 2 Ministers agreed to proceed selling cooperation in response to the contents of the Memorandum of Understanding on Selling Protection Cooperation signed in 2011 and the Joint Imaginative and prescient Assertion on Protection Relations signed in 2015. During which, precedence is given to beat the implications of conflict, enhance regulation enforcement capability at sea, cooperate in army drugs towards COVID-19, practice, in addition to be taught the capabilities and wishes of every aspect in protection trade cooperation. .
The US Secretary of Protection agreed to concentrate on selling the dioxin decontamination challenge at Bien Hoa airport on schedule and different humanitarian initiatives in Vietnam, in addition to army medical cooperation within the battle towards COVID-19, together with different packages. help on regulation enforcement at sea for Vietnam.
On the talks, the 2 Ministers additionally mentioned worldwide and regional problems with mutual concern, particularly conventional and non-traditional safety challenges that instantly have an effect on the area. middle of ASEAN in selling cooperation inside the framework of ADMM+ to be able to keep a peaceable and steady atmosphere within the area and the world.
The 2 Ministers additionally shared views on the significance of respecting the legit rights and pursuits of coastal states, peacefully resolving disputes in addition to sustaining a peaceable, steady and safe atmosphere. safety, security, order and freedom of aviation and navigation in seas and oceans in accordance with worldwide regulation and the 1982 United Nations Conference on the Legislation of the Sea (UNCLOS 1982).
On the finish of the talks, the 2 Ministers witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in looking out, gathering and figuring out the stays of Vietnamese martyrs, and on the similar time, exchanging a lot of conflict memorabilia.
Inside the framework of the go to, Mr. Lloyd Austin paid a courtesy go to and met with President Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh.
The go to to Vietnam by the US Secretary of Protection continues to contribute to strengthening the pleasant and trusting relationship between the peoples and militaries of the 2 international locations, and implements cooperation contents within the subject of protection signed between the 2 Protection Ministries. room and settlement of the senior leaders of the 2 international locations, contributing to the framework of the Vietnam – US Complete Partnership.