Belarusian, Ukrainian and Russian veterans who fought on the side of the Vietnam War, his time with the United States were adopted in Hanoi Deputy Minister of Defence and a member of the Politburo of the Vietnamese Communist Party.
The Ministry of Defence representatives of Belarus, Ukraine and Russia thanked for longstanding support the Vietnam-American War of 1957-1975, where the then Soviet Union sent thousands of experts and military advisers.
The Soviet leadership in early 1965 decided to grant Vietnam's military-technical assistance. According to the chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR A. Kosygin help Vietnam during the war cost the Soviet Union to 1.5 million a day.
"Today's visit was for the Veterans of Foreign occasion to see for themselves the progress that Vietnam has reached in the construction and defense of the country," — said the official Vietnamese press.
Independent media in Vietnam does not exist.
"We need to work together to fight the false views on human rights issues in our countriesah "- said Alexander Lukashenko President of Vietnam Nguyen Minh Triet during his visit to Minsk in May 2010.