General Staff

(Bqp.vn) - The General Staff commands and operates the VPA and the Militia and Self-Defence Force, and exercises the State management function on national defence. The General Staff organizes and directs the development of the army and the Militia and Self-Defence Force while also commanding military operations.

 

The General Staff comprises the General Chief of Staff, the vice chiefs, the functional departments of operations, military training, manpower, militia and self-defence, and educational institutions. The General Chief of Staff, concurrently the Deputy Minister of National Defence, takes the role of the Minister of National Defence in the latter’s absence. The General Chief of Staff directs offices and units directly under the General Staff to formulate the defence strategy, the master and specific plans for defending the country; presides over coordinating, instructing, inspecting and motivating other ministries, ministerial-level agencies, and the people’s committees at all levels to implement legal regulations on national defence; and inspects and urges VPA units to abide by the State laws and the orders of the Minister of National Defence.

Traditional day: 7/9/1945

Glorious traditions:

“LOYALTY, SHREWDNESS, DEDICATION, CREATIVENESS, SOLIDARITY, CO-ORDINATION, DETERMINATION TO FIGHT, DETERMINATION TO WIN”

Noble awards:

- 01 Gold Star Order;

- 02 Ho Chi Minh Orders...

Attachment:

Ministry of National Defence - Socialist Republic of VietNam
Address : No. 7 Nguyen Tri Phuong, Ba Dinh, Ha Noi, Viet Nam
* Tel: +84-69.553215 *
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