Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc meets representative of the Vietnam People’s Air Force during the 73rd anniversary of the People’s Army of Vietnam (December 22, 1944 – December 22, 2017). (Photo: VNA/VNS)

Air Force urged to modernise

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on December 21 called on the nation’s Air Force to modernise its weapons, equipment and personnel.
Senior Lieutenant General Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army (R), and his guest (Photo: qdnd.vn)

General staff chief Phan Van Giang greets US Pacific Commander

The Vietnam-US comprehensive partnership has formed the basis to elevate the bilateral defence ties to a new height in a more practical and effective manner, said Senior Lieutenant General Phan Van Giang, Chief of the General Staff of the Vietnam People’s Army.