Russian President Vladimir Putin meets Nguyen Phu Trong, the general secretary of Vietnam’s Communist Party. Photo: EPA

Vietnam looks to Russia as it strikes US$1 billion weapons deal

Vietnam has been one of the world’s most active arms importers over recent years, amid China’s increasingly aggressive territorial claims in the South China Sea

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Russian President Vladimir Putin meets Nguyen Phu Trong, the general secretary of Vietnam’s Communist Party. Photo: EPA
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