According to Deputy Minister of Defence Nguyen Chi Vinh, Vietnam is ready to take part in the UN Peacekeeping Operations. It is the first time Vietnam deploys a military unit to a foreign country for UN peacekeeping operations.
Vietnamese medical officers have participated in training programs following UN standards of training for peacekeeping missions. So far, the preparation has basically been completed.
The preparation of the second level-2 field hospital has been also kicked off to replace the first field hospital in 2019.
Deputy Minister of Defence Nguyen Chi Vinh is answering media questions.