Russian officials said that Vietnam’s Cam Ranh Bay naval base no intention of reconstruction (Figure)
Data for: Vietnam’s Cam Ranh Bay airport
MOSCOW, October 29 (Reporter Weiliang Lei) 29, Russian President’s Office officials said the Russian intention to rebuild Vietnam’s Cam Ranh Bay naval base.
Itar-Tass quoted unnamed officials as saying the Russian Office of the President, not on rebuilding the Russian military base in Cam Ranh Bay plan, Russia will not become a topic related to the more high-level talks was the question. However, he said, in view of the Russian Navy has recently expanded with the European Union, NATO and other partners in the anti-piracy cooperation, the Russian navy needs to quickly realize the logistics of the infrastructure, still has its practical significance related topics.
official said Vietnam is interested in Russian naval vessels to provide food, fuel rationing and other supplies and technical support services.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev will be 30 to attend the official visit to Vietnam and Russia – ASEAN Summit.
during the Cold War, the Soviet Union to Vietnam to provide substantial financial and military support, the Soviet Union, Russian military cooperation more sharply. In 2003, Russia’s withdrawal from Cam Ranh Bay naval base. In recent years, increased military cooperation between the two countries. Last year, in addition to ordering the submarine, but also from Vietnam, Russia to buy eight Russian-made Su-30MK2 multi-role fighter.