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Senior public security, defense officers receive General rank

by VTV430 January 2019 Last updated at 14:27 PM

Minister of Public Security To Lam, and Chairman of the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People’s Army Luong Cuong have been promoted from the rank of Senior Lieutenant General to General. (Photo: NDO/Dang Khoa)
Minister of Public Security To Lam, and Chairman of the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People’s Army Luong Cuong have been promoted from the rank of Senior Lieutenant General to General. (Photo: NDO/Dang Khoa)

VTV.vn - Minister of Public Security Tô Lâm and Chairman of the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People's Army Lương Cường have been promoted from the rank of Senior Lieutenant General to General.

Party General Secretary and State President Nguyễn Phú Trọng, who is also Secretary of the Central Military Commission and Chairman of the National Defence and Security Council, officially promoted the officers during a ceremony in Hanoi on Tuesday.

Speaking at the ceremony, Minister of Public Security General Tô Lâm said how honored he was to receive his new rank, and promised to work harder to firmly safeguard national independence, sovereignty, unity, and territorial integrity, and to further develop the people's armed forces as a modern and elite force.

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