Vietnam’s first visit to China warship fleet composed by two minesweepers
Vietnamese Navy, led by deputy chief of staff, Ruan Yourong Colonel 24 Vietnamese naval vessels arrived in Zhanjiang port in Guangdong Han Zhijun Niu ice/people pictures
China news agency, Zhangjiang, June 25 (Xu Jian and En Liujing) – the Vietnamese Navy, led by deputy chief of staff Colonel Ruanyou Rong Vietnamese naval vessels arrived in Zhanjiang, Guangdong, 24 in Hong Kong, to China for a South China Sea Fleet four-day visit, which is Vietnam’s naval first visit to China.
in the South China Sea Fleet held a grand welcoming ceremony pier, on behalf of the military band and soldiers lined.
evening receptions held in the South China Sea Fleet, hosted the visiting Vietnamese sailors. South China Sea Fleet deputy chief of staff, Major General Liu attended the opening reception and speech and India, Vietnam, Navy deputy chief of staff Ruanyou Rong colonel made a speech. The two sides were a theatrical performance, give each other a gift, and the atmosphere is very harmonious. Zhanjiang, the local foreign affairs officials in China and Vietnam, the military officials also attended the reception.
the visit of the Vietnamese naval vessels formed by two minesweepers, hull number eight hundred sixty-three respectively, HQ, HQ eight hundred sixty-four, two boats of the same model, long four 19 meters width of 8.8 meters, full load displacement of four hundred and thirty tons, equipped with 302 cannon and two machine guns such as M, with the visit of the Vietnamese ship a total of 102 sailors.
visit Cham period, both naval officers and men will be visited, football games and theatrical performances and other exchange activities, the more Fangguan Bing will to the famous sightseeing Huguangyan geological park.
It is understood that two boats in the June 21 to 23 to complete the joint patrol in the northern Gulf after more direct access to Zhanjiang. (End)
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