09:20 | 02/05/2021
During the sixth Vietnam - China Border Defense Friendship Exchange, two defense ministers had attended the inaugural ceremony for a Vietnam - China friendship cultural house in Dong Van commune in Quang Ninh province’s Binh Lieu district, and presented gifts to the house.
08:04 | 21/04/2021
The Vietnamese Ministry of National Defense held a ceremony on April 20 in Hanoi to hand over medical supplies to their Cambodian counterpart.
07:38 | 09/01/2021
Vietnam and Cambodia have agreed to intensify defence cooperation in 2021, with the focus on stepping up border checks and patrols to prevent illegal entry and exit.
08:05 | 25/09/2020
Delegates exchanged views on complex global and regional developments, such as the unfolding COVID-19 pandemic and increasing big power rivalry.
07:04 | 17/07/2020
Cuban Ambassador to Vietnam Lianys Torres Rivera thanked Vietnam's Ministry of National Defence for COVID-19 medical aid given to the Caribbean country, stressing that “We have never abandoned each other, even in the most difficult situation.”
08:04 | 19/03/2020
Vietnam People's Army (VPA), the core of the Vietnam people’s armed forces, is an army from the people and for the people, ready to sacrifice their own lives for “the independence and freedom of the Homeland, for socialism and for the happiness of the people.”
16:49 | 17/03/2020
The Ministry of Defence of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam belongs to the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, headed by the Minister of Defence.
15:31 | 17/03/2020
The Militia and Self-Defence Force of Vietnam is built in the direction of "solidity and extensiveness", with high overall quality, first and foremost the political one, and organized into active mobile force and widespread force with appropriate quantity, proportion, and rational organizational structure.
15:28 | 17/03/2020
Vietnam Militia units are organized in communes, precincts or district towns, while the self-defence units are organized in political, socio-political bodies, State offices, civil services and economic organizations.
15:27 | 17/03/2020
The First National Congress of the CPV issued "the Resolution on Self-Defence Teams" on March 28, 1935 which is regarded as the foundation date of Vietnam's Militia and Self-Defence Force. The development history of the Militia and Self-Defence Force has been closely linked to the cause of national independence, and the Homeland's construction and protection.
15:21 | 17/03/2020
Vietnam Militia and Self-Defence Force is the armed force of the masses that is not separated from production activities and work, placed under the leadership of the CPV, the management of the Government and people's committees at various levels, the unified guidance and command of the Minister of National Defence, and the direct guidance and command of local military headquarters.