Treaty on mutual legal assistance in criminal matters with Uzbekistan approved

President Vo Van Thuong has signed a decision on ratifying the treaty on mutual legal assistance in criminal matters between Vietnam and Uzbekistan.
President Vo Van Thuong
President Vo Van Thuong

When taking effect, the treaty is expected to create an important legal tool to help the two countries' judicial agencies better handle criminal cases, and better protect legitimate rights and interests of citizens of each country, thus contributing to further strengthening the traditional friendship between Vietnam and Uzbekistan.

The ratification of the document also further affirms the Vietnamese Party and State's policy of proactive international integration, and concretises Vietnam's international commitments in the field of criminal justice and cooperation in crime prevention and control.