CHINA-VIETNAM TO CONTINUE STRENGTHENING BILATERAL & MILITARY COOPERATION

Highlights –

  • China-Vietnam to continue strengthening bilateral & military cooperation.
  • Vietnam firmly upholds the one-China principle and opposes any forces’ interference in China’s internal affairs.
  • China and Vietnam are a community with a shared future of strategic significance.
  • Wei Fenghe met and held talks with his Vietnamese counterpart Phan Van Giang.

On Monday, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong and Vietnamese President Nguyen Xuan Phuc respectively met with visiting Chinese State Councilor and Minister of National Defense Wei Fenghe in the Vietnamese capital Hanoi.

On Sunday, Wei met and held talks with his Vietnamese counterpart Phan Van Giang. The two witnessed the signing of a memorandum of understanding on strengthening international military cooperation between the ministries of national defense of China and Vietnam.

Vietnam extended congratulations on China’s success in fighting COVID-19 and achieving economic development. Trong called on the two countries to maintain and promote their traditional friendship, and advance the relationship between the two militaries of the two countries.

Phuc reportedly said that Vietnam firmly upholds the one-China principle and opposes any forces’ interference in China’s internal affairs. And that the country will also stay on guard against and firmly resist any schemes to undermine the Vietnam-China relations.

Wei further added the two sides should implement the consensus reached by the leaders of the two countries, improve strategic communication, enhance political mutual trust and deepen military cooperation.

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