VOV.VN - Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh hosted a reception for the new US Defence Attaché to Vietnam, Col. Thomas Stevenson, in Hanoi on September 12.
|Deputy Defence Minister Defence Sen. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh (R) and US Defence Attaché to Vietnam Col. Thomas Stevenson (Photo:VNA)
Vinh congratulated the US guest on his appointment as the US Defence Attaché to Vietnam and voiced his hope that during his term, Stevenson will make practical contributions to defence links between the two nations.
He affirmed leaders of the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defence and relevant agencies’ readiness to offer the best possible conditions for the attaché to fulfill his tasks.
Stevenson, in turn, pledged his best efforts to help develop bilateral defence ties with pragmatic cooperation activities that match the two countries’ relations.