Defence minister hosts outgoing Lao ambassador
11:31 | 06/09/2019

VGP – Minister of National Defence Ngo Xuan Lich in Ha Noi on September 5 hosted outgoing Lao Ambassador to Viet Nam Thongsavanh Phomvihane.

Minister of National Defence Ngo Xuan Lich in Ha Noi on September 5 hosted outgoing Lao Ambassador to Viet Nam Thongsavanh Phomvihane

Mr. Lich congratulated the diplomat for his successful mission in Viet Nam, contributing to promote the Viet Nam-Lao relations, adding that the cooperative relations between the two countries have continued thriving in recent years with defence partnership being an important pillar.

Based on the implementation of the annual cooperation protocols and plans, the bilateral defence ties have been further deepened in all fields from all-level delegation exchanges, Party building, political work, to security and order maintenance in border areas, and personnel training, Lich said.

He also hopes that Thongsavanh Phomvihane, in his new position, will continue enhancing the bilateral relationship.

The Lao diplomat spoke highly of Viet Nam’s development and role in the region and beyond. 

He expressed his delight at the strong development of the bilateral ties and pledged that he, in any new position, will contribute more to the traditional friendship and comprehensive co-operation.

                                                                                                                     By Vien Nhu

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