Russia and Vietnam will cooperate on security issues

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Russian President Vladimir Putin and the Secretary General of the Communist party of Vietnam Nguyen Phu trong on the results of the talks agreed that countries will develop cooperation in combating terrorism, illicit drug trafficking and other security threats, it follows from the text of the joint statement published on the Kremlin website.

«Russia and Vietnam confirm the intention to develop cooperation in the sphere of combating terrorism, transnational organized crime, the illicit manufacturing of and trafficking in narcotic drugs, corruption and other challenges and threats to security,» the statement said.