The Ministry of National Defense of Laos and Indonesia’s equivalent organization made a commitment in Vientiane on Nov 15 to further strengthen the existing cooperation between the two ministries.
The bilateral commitment focuses on mutual cooperation on politics, socio-economic development in the two countries as well as exchanges of points of view on the situation in the region and international community to ensure that future cooperation is fruitful.
The commitment was made at a meeting between Lao Defense Minister, Lt. Gen Chansamone Chanyalath and Indonesian Defense Minister Gen (Rtd) Ryamizard Ryacudu.
At the talks, both sides noted that the two countries have been witnessing the constant growth of bilateral cooperation over the past years.
Lt. Gen Chansamone expressed thanks to the Indonesian government for its support and assistance the Lao PDR when it hosted the 10th ASEAN Summit and related events in 2004.
Source: Lao News Agency