PANO - General Phung Quang Thanh, Politburo Member, Deputy–Secretary of the Party Military Central Commission and Defence Minister, accompanied by Major-General Le Chiem, Commander of Military Region 5, paid a working visit to the Military Command of Khanh Hoa province and the provincial Border Guard Command.
At the working session, Colonel Le Van Binh, commanding officer of the provincial Military Command, and Colonel Ho Van Tuyen, commanding officer of the provincial Border Guard Command, briefed General Thanh on political and security situations and public order in the locality as well as achievements in combat readiness of the units.
General Thanh praised efforts of troops of the two units in fulfilling key political tasks. The Minister stressed that Khanh Hoa Province is one of the provinces which has tourism potentials to attract Vietnamese and international tourists. Therefore, the Military Command and the Border Guard Command in the province should closely work with the provincial police and relevant agencies to ensure security and politics as well as to create favourable conditions to promote strengths for economic development in the province.
Mr. Thanh also asked these units to work with local authorities to build up people’s armed forces and a defensive zone as well as people’s confidence in the Party and State.
Besides, the Khanh Hoa Provincial Military Command was also asked to well carry out the task of recruiting new soldiers.
Translated by Tran Hoai