Military Region 5 Command applauded for comprehensive task performance

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc and the Military Region 5 Command’s leadership. Photo: VNA At the meeting, Lieutenant General Nguyen Long Cang, Commander of Military Region 5 reported the political security in the stationed area, good results in military-defense mission implementation and preparations for the upcoming traditional Tet to the Prime Minister. Last year, the Party Committee and leadership of Military Region 5 closely teamed up with local Party committees and authorities, embraced, carried out comprehensively and fulfilled all set military-defense targets. Besides, the region’s armed forces gave effective assistance to local people in overcoming consequences of natural disasters and search and rescue. Its affiliates well prepared defensive-area exercises at localities and troops-handover task for 2018 as well as mapped out plans, including those related to combat readiness and cozy Tet for troops. On behalf of the Party, State, Standing Committee of the Central Military Commission, Ministry of National Defense, PM Phuc highlighted the region’s performance of approved working plans, coordination in firmly building the whole people’s defense posture in combination with the whole people’s security posture, timely support to needy people in localities as well as realization of mass mobilization task, external defense service and policies for troops’ families. PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc addressing the working session. Photo: PM Phuc noted that Military Region 5 is stationed in a strategic area with a long borderline and coastline, thus the region’s command should coordinated closely with local Party committees, authorities and units stationed in the area to grasp thoroughly any… [Read full story]


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