The US and UK have warned that air strikes alone will not prevent Islamic State (IS) fighters from seizing the Syrian town of Kobane.
General Martin Dempsey said he will ask the US to strengthen Vietnam's navy capacity if a ban on lethal arms sales to the Southeast Asian nation is lifted.
The US Department of Defence is committed to assisting Vietnam in cleaning up the dioxin-contaminated environment surrounding Danang airport, said Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey.
Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh welcomed the Vietnam visit by Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, which he said will help strengthen defence ties between the two countries.
A senior military delegation led by Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Martin Dempsey is paying an official visit to Vietnam from August 13-16 to boost friendship between the two armies.
Amid moments of silence and a reading of victims' names, Americans paused in solemn ceremonies Wednesday to cherish the memory of the nearly 3, 000 innocent people who died when hijacked jetliners crashed into the World Trade...
The two sides are intent on continuing visit exchanges, consultations, and dialogues.