The working session was co-chaired by Colonel Nguyen Van Lu - Commander of the Border Guard Force of the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong and Colonel Ton Chay - Deputy Commander, and Chief of Staff of Mondulkiri province's Military Zone.

Vietnam's border force in a border patrol session (Source: VNA)

Participant at the event heard that in the first six months of 2019, Dak Nong’s border forces and Mondulkiri’s Military Zone worked closely to strictly implement contents agreed by the two sides in a manner of solidarity, friendship, peace, stability, and cooperation for mutual development.

The two sides’ border protection forces comprehensively coordinated to well carry out the border management and protection work, maintain border security and safety, and protect achievements in border demarcation and land-marking along the border area shared between the two localities, and solve in a timely way the cases arising along border areas.

Bilateral patrols were also organised for inspecting the system of border markers.

They also worked together to raise public awareness of preventing crimes and not cover up all kinds of crimes aimed at causing political insecurity in border areas.

The two sides agreed to continue close coordination in fighting and preventing cases arising in the border areas shared between the two localities in line with the agreement on border regulations  that they had inked./.