Defense chief to visit U.S. next week

General Ngo Xuan Lich, Politburo member, Minister of Defense will pay an official visit to the U.S. from August 7-10 at the invitation of U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis.

The visit is aimed at enhancing the friendly and trusted relations between the two people and armies and launching contents of defense cooperation reached by the two countries' high-level leaders./.

Source: Online Newspaper of the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam