After listening to reports from agencies and units, as well as the opinions of some delegates at the conference, General Cuong commended agencies and units for their outstanding results during the previous period. He emphasized that the General Staff of the VPA had effectively directed the entire military in implementing and fulfilling their tasks. Notable achievements included maintaining strict combat readiness, having a firm grasp of the situation, providing timely advice, and effectively handling various situations. They also ensured pro-active defense to safeguard the country's independence, sovereignty, and territorial integrity.

Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Tan Cuong chairs the conference.

The units organized training and education programs for their personnel, adhered to the content, programs, and plans. They conducted safety checks for new soldiers and ensured the provision of weapons and equipment for missions. They promptly organized forces and allocated resources to respond to natural disasters, engaged in search and rescue operations, and provided disaster relief efforts in localities.

Regarding the tasks for June 2023, the chief of the General Staff requested the entire military to maintain strict combat readiness, monitor and understand the situation, enhance patrols, control and prevent illegal border crossings, prevent foreign vessels from encroaching on Vietnamese waters, and protect the safety of Vietnam's maritime economic activities. They were also urged to intensify measures to combat illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing.

Delegates at the event

The General Staff is to direct agencies and units to organize training programs, ensuring compliance with the content, programs, and plans. Efforts are to be made to enhance the quality of disciplinary construction and management, conduct patrols, protect the safety of agencies and units, and maintain strict readiness for search and rescue operations at all levels. They are also advised to pro-actively grasp the situation, propose the use of forces and resources, and promptly respond to various situations.

An overview of the conference 

To successfully fulfill the assigned tasks, the chief of the General Staff called on the leaders and commanders of agencies and units to elevate their spirits and sense of responsibility. They should closely follow the realities, develop comprehensive and flexible solutions, effectively organize and implement plans, and ensure high quality and firmness.

Translated by Trung Thanh