The statement was made at working sessions between the visiting delegation of the Ministry of National Defense of Vietnam, led by Deputy Chief of General Staff Lieutenant General Pham Truong Son, with representatives of the leadership of the Defense Industry Agency under the Office of the President of Turkey, and a leader of the General Directorate of Defense and Security under the Ministry of National Defense of Turkey.

Lt. Gen. Pham Truong Son and the Vietnamese delegation visit the training center for air defense officers.

During the meetings, the hosts expressed their willing to continue to promote bilateral cooperation in accordance with each side’s needs and strengths, including sharing of experience in organizing defense fairs and expos.

While in Turkey, the Vietnamese delegation laid a wreath in tribute to first Turkish President Mustafa Kemal Ataturk at his mausoleum.

The delegation also visited a training center for air defense officers and unmanned aerial vehicles unit. During the visits, they were introduced to the units’ functions, tasks, and experience in training and education.

On May 25, the Vietnamese delegation left Turkey for home, successfully ending its business trip to the country.

Translated by Mai Huong