This year’s defensive area exercise consists of many contents, such as shifting the local armed forces to a high combat readiness posture and the locality to a national defense posture, as well as preparing and conducting defensive operations to firmly protect the city.

At the event

Speaking at the event, Tran Quoc Trung, member of the Party Central Committee, Secretary of the Can Tho municipal Party Committee, said that the exercise has an important meaning, aiming to realize the Party’s guidelines and directives on building and operating defensive areas.

The two-day exercise also aims to improve abilities of the leadership of Party committees at all levels, the management of the local government, the roles and capabilities of military units and other agencies and the coordination between the local forces in handling emerging situations.

Translated by Lam Anh