Vietnamese Defense Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich. (Photo: VNA)

The visit is made at the invitation of Federica Mogherini, Vice President of the European Commission and High Representative of European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy.

The visit to the European Union by  the Vietnamese delegation and the signing of FPA aim to strengthen bilateral relations in defense in line with the European Union - Vietnam Comprehensive Partnership and Cooperation Framework Agreement (PCA). It also shows Vietnam’s activeness and responsibility for the sake of peace, stability, and development of the region and the world.

Translated by Tran Hoai