Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Van Nghia and the high-ranking delegation of the Vietnamese Ministry of National Defense visiting a stall at the fair

The Vietnamese delegation is led by Deputy Chief of the General Staff Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Van Nghia.

The International Defense Industry Fair is one of the prestigious events in the world, attracting the participation of representatives of governments, defense ministries, militaries, and giant defense industry businesses worldwide.

During the working trip, Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Van Nghia had meetings with a number of Turkish defense official including Doctor Celal Sami Tüfekci, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Turkish Armed Forces General Selcuk Bayraktaroglu, and Vice President of the Turkish Defense Industry Agency Gokhan Ucar.

At the meetings, the two sides exchanged and agreed on orientation to strengthen defense cooperation in the coming time, focusing on fields of their demand and capability, such as defense industry, delegation exchange, training, search and rescue, and U.N. peacekeeping operations.

The Vietnamese deputy chief of the General Staff also took the occasion to invite the Turkish Defense Ministry representatives and defense industry businesses to attend the Vietnam International Defense Expo 2024 which will be held on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the foundation day of the Vietnam People’s Army (December 22, 1944 - 2024).

The hosts thanked the guest for the invitation and expressed the willingness to send delegation of businesses to attend the expo, considering it an opportunity to learn about defense cooperation opportunity between the two sides in the coming time.

Translated by Tran Hoai