With the aim of helping the Lao armed forces control COVID-19 pandemic in border areas and soon curb the spread of the pandemic, the Thua Thien - Hue provincial Border Guard Command handed over 10,000 medical face masks, 10,000 Aquatab tablets, 130 liters of hand sanitizer, 350 medical gloves, sets of protective clothing and other medical supplies to the Salavan and Sekong provincial Military Commands.

During the handover ceremony

On this occasion, the two sides discussed border management situations and COVID-19 prevention and control over the past time.

They also agreed that in the coming time, they would continue implementing COVID-19 prevention and control, contributing to building a borderline of peace, solidarity, cooperation and development.

Representatives of the Lao units also thanked the Vietnam’s border guard unit for the support, affirming that the assistance showed deep encouragement for Lao troops and people, and hoped that the two sides would effectively control the pandemic.

Source: bienphong.com.vn

Translated by Thuy Huyen