Vietnamese, RoK police committed to boosting cooperation
MPS - Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Van Thanh, Deputy Minister of Public Security, on May 14 received a visiting delegation of the Republic of Korea (RoK) National Police, led by Director of Welfare Policy Park Jin Woo.
Speaking at the reception, Deputy Minister Nguyen Van Thanh highlighted positive developments in the comprehensive Vietnam-RoK relations, which has created a firm basis for the cooperation between the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) of Vietnam and the National Police Agency (NPA) of RoK, particularly in exchange of delegations at all levels and coordination in prevention and fight against hi-tech crimes, fugitive pursuit, protection of agencies, businesses and citizens of one country in the other.
Deputy Minister Nguyen Van Thanh also appreciated the NPA’s assistance and support for the building of the Center for Criminal Sciences of the MPS in Vietnam. This has been the first project in Vietnam backed by the NPA of the RoK with the aim of building capacity of the police force of Vietnam and boosting the cooperation between the police forces of the two countries. The Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Public Security hoped that NPA would continue its support to phase 2 of the project to enhance criminal science capacity of the MPS of Vietnam and to build an electronic shooting range for the Municipal Police Deparment of Ho Chi Minh City.
For his part, Mr. Park Jin Woo expressed his delight at the fine outcomes of the cooperation between the MPS of Vietnam and the NPA of the RoK, and promised to do his best to promote the cooperation projects between the two sides in the time to come.
by Ha Linh