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PANO - The USA will add US $3.5 million in its support for Vietnam in overcoming the aftermath of the war, especially UXOs clearance.
The above support is part of key cooperation programs between Vietnam and the USA as confirmed by Mr. Walter D. Givhan, Deputy-Assistant-Secretary in the US Department of State’s Bureau of Political and Military Affairs at a meeting with the Press in Hanoi on May 3 rd .
Mr. Givhan is currently on his visit to Vietnam to foster specific cooperation programs on defence and security between the USA and Vietnam and the implementation of the MoU on defence cooperation signed between Vietnamese Defence Ministry and US Department of Defence in late 2011.
Translated by Chung Anh