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 Deputy Defence Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh and Director-General of the Israeli Ministry of Defence Dan Harel signed a memorandum of understanding on bilateral defence cooperation after their talks in Hanoi on March 2.

Senior Israeli defence official welcomed in Hanoi

 Standing Deputy Minister of Public Security, Sen. Lieut. Gen Dang Van Hieu hailed Vietnam’s working visit by Director General of Security of the Ministry of Defense of Israel Amir Kain as an important landmark in bilateral defence ties.

Deputy PM to visit Israel in late November

 Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai will visit Israel in late November, with a view to furthering bilateral relations, especially in science and technology.

Public security minister visits Israel

 Minister of Public Security General Tran Dai Quang paid a working visit to Israel from November 7-9 at the invitation of his Israeli counterpart Yitzhak Aharonovich.

Vietnam, Israel reach high-tech deal

 Vietnam and Israel signed an agreement to boost economic cooperation, particularly on science and technology.

Vietnam increases defence cooperation with Israel

 Vietnam has proposed signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on national defence cooperation and another MOU extending a framework for defence industry cooperation with Israel.

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 Norway Foreign Minister to visit Vietnam; Vietnam concerned about Israel-Palestine escalating violence; Friendship Group calls for peaceful settlement of East Sea issue; Vietnam attends UN social council meeting

Vietnam, Israel ink security cooperation deals

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam’s Ministry of Public Security and Israel’s Ministry of Defence have announced the recent signing of two important cooperation agreements pertaining to inland security and protection of confidential information.

Vietnamese outbound travelers decamp in destination countries

VietNamNet Bridge – The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism has released a statement that it will take drastic measures to stop the people attempting to emigrate illegally through traveling.

US halts delivery of major weapons to Egypt

 The United States has suspended deliveries of major military hardware and cash assistance to Egypt, following a deadly crackdown against protesters and the Muslim Brotherhood.

Concert to celebrate relations with Israel

 VietNamNet Bridge – Two leading singers from Israel and Viet Nam, David D'or and Thanh Lam, will perform at the Ha Noi Opera House tonight to celebrate 20 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries

Obama heads to Israel at start of Middle East tour

 US President Barack Obama left Andrews Air Force base en route to Israel at the start of a four-day trip to the Middle East.

US, Israel isolated in condemning Palestine vote

 The United States and Israel downplayed Thursday the Palestinians' new upgraded status at the UN, saying it changed nothing in actual practice and even made peace with the Jewish state a remoter prospect.