The seven-day trip aims to strengthen the traditional friendship and comprehensive strategic partnership between the two countries.

Defense Minister Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich

It is also expected to foster strategic and long-lasting trust, defense ties and military technical cooperation in line with signed international agreements and treaties in a practical and effective manner for mutual benefit.

On the occasion, the two ministers will review bilateral defense cooperation and activities during the Vietnam-Russia and Russia-Vietnam Year (2019-2020).

Source: VNA