VGP – Việt Nam considers nuclear security and safety as the top priority in developing nuclear power and supporting every country’s right to use nuclear power for peaceful purposes, Vietnamese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lương Thanh Nghị.
The diplomat made the point yesterday in Hà Nội at a press briefing.
The statement was made ahead of the visit of Vietnamese PM Nguyễn Tấn Dũng to the Republic of Korea for Seoul Nuclear Security Summit scheduled from March 26-27.
According to Mr. Nghị, Việt Nam’s attendance of the Seoul summit reaffirms the country’s consistent policy of using nuclear power for peaceful purposes.
He went on to say that Việt Nam appreciates international cooperation in the field and is ready to expand the ties.
At the summit, Việt Nam will present its efforts and measures to maintain the highest safety levels possible, and work with other countries to promote the peaceful use of nuclear power across the world./.