US National Security Advisor visits Vietnam

(VOVWORLD) - US National Security Advisor Robert O’Brien is set to have an official visit to Vietnam from Friday to Sunday, the Vietnamese foreign ministry confirmed on Thursday. 
US National Security Advisor visits Vietnam  - ảnh 1US President Donald Trump with his national security advisor Robert O'Brien ( Photo: AFP/VNA)

The ministry’s spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said the visit is taking place as the two countries celebrate the 25th anniversary of diplomatic ties. O’Brien is scheduled to hold talks with “a number of leaders of Vietnamese ministries and agencies” to discuss issues related to bilateral relations and “other regional and international issues of mutual concern,” Hang added. 

O’Brien is the second senior official of the Trump administration to visit Vietnam within a month, following the visit by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as part of his Asian tour.

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