THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 14, 2018
Readout of President Donald J. Trump’s Call with President Tran Dai Quang of Vietnam
President Donald J. Trump spoke today with President Tran Dai Quang of Vietnam to reaffirm their shared commitment to strengthening the United States-Vietnam Comprehensive Partnership. President Trump and President Quang discussed the regional security environment and the growing bilateral defense relationship between their two countries, including the upcoming visit by the United States aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson to Da Nang in March. The two leaders also discussed trade issues, and pledged to deepen and expand bilateral trade that is fair and reciprocal.