At the reception, General Truong stressed that the Vietnam-Russia comprehensive strategic partnership has been increasingly enhanced over the past time, especially in defense and military technical cooperation areas. Notably, the two sides also pledged to boost cooperation on helicopter technical service.

Senior Lieutenant General Be Xuan Truong (R) receiving CEO of Russian Helicopter Corporation Andrey Boginskiy

The host highly praised the outcomes of the previous meetings between the Russian delegation and relevant agencies of the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defense. He suggested that both sides should continue accelerating cooperation activities to effectively implement the signed agreements, contributing to augmenting and developing the bilateral defense ties in the time to come.

For his part, CEO Andrey Boginskiy agreed with the host’s proposals and reaffirmed that the two sides should promote cooperation in fields of their respective strengths.

Translated by Trung Thanh