General Ngo Xuan Lich, Politburo member, Deputy Secretary of the Central Military Commission and Defense Minister of Vietnam, and Senior Lieutenant General Fan Changlong, Politburo member and Vice Chairman of the Chinese Central Military Commission during an activity under the 2017 Vietnam-China Border Defense Friendship Exchange

During the visit, the delegation toured several places where the exchange program will take place and was briefed on outcomes of the local military command’s preparations for the event. The exchange program is scheduled to take place in May 2018.

Concluding the inspection, the delegation highly valued the efforts of local authorities and armed forces and hoped they would continue to fulfill their mission of information dissemination to raise people’s awareness of the significance of the exchange program.

They also urged relevant units to closely collaborate to complete the facilities to serve the exchange program as planned.

Translated by Trung Thanh