THE Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Vice-Senior General Soe Win visited a training centre of the Chinese People’s Army Air Force Corps on Thursday.
The delegation was welcomed by General Liu Fa Qing, who explained about the history of the 15th Airborne Corps’ history.
In the afternoon, the delegation flew to Kunming city in Yunnan Province, where they were welcomed by regional commander-in-chief Senior Colonel Lu Mei Zhang and Myanmar Consular U Aung Kyaw Oo.
The delegation met with Yunnan Province Community Party’s General Secretary Mr Li Ji Heng at Haigeng Garden Hotel and discussed issues such as developing aspects of the relationship between Myanmar and China, peace and stability in border areas, the rules of law and the peace process in Myanmar.
Vice-Senior General Soe Win later met with Yunnan Province Commander General Yang Guang Yao and discussed bilateral military cooperation for peace in border areas, peace and stability along the borders, security for border-cross trade and progress towards achieving a national ceasefire in Myanmar.
On Friday the delegation visited Dian Chi Lake in Kunming and a traditional village. The party was seen off by Yunnan Province Regional Commander-in-Chief Senior Colonel Lu Mei Zhang when boarding a flight to Yangon on Friday afternoon. They were welcomed by Yangon Regional Commander Brigadier Myo Thein Zaw and Chinese Ambassador to Myanmar Mr Hong Liang. The delegation from Myanmar included Lt Gen Yar Pae from Office of Commander in Chief (Army), Nay
Pyi Taw Regional Commander Lt Gen Moe Myint Tun and other military officials.