Nearly 10,000 pieces of unexploded ordnances (UXOs) have been found and destroyed during a three-month campaign in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai.
(VOV) -Vietnamese diplomatic offices in many countries have hosted ceremonies marking the 70th founding anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) and 25th All People’s Defence Day (December 22).
(VOV) - Five hundred athletes from 20 military units and educational institutions are competing in the Unarmed Martial Arts Festival 2014 at Mieu Mon National Training Centre in Hanoi on December 12-18.
The Presidential Office announced five laws and three resolutions at a press briefing in Hanoi on December 10.
The Vietnamese Embassies in Singapore and South Africa have held ceremonies to mark the 70th founding anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) (December 22, 1944).
(VOV) -The Central Military Committee of the Ministry of Defense hosted a meeting with generations of officers, soldiers and armed forces heroes in Hanoi on December 7, marking the 70th anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) and the 25thanniversary of All People’s National Defense Festival.
The People’s Court of Nhon Trach district in the southern province of Dong Nai on December 5 sentenced nine men to one year in prison for causing social disturbance at the local industrial zone.
(VOV) -The Vietnam Embassy and the Vietnam Defence Attaché office in Australia have co-hosted a solemn ceremony celebrating 70 years since establishing the Vietnam People's Army (VPA) and 25 years of All People Defence Day.
More than 40 public-security staff and officers working with female prisoners in northern Vietnam on December 3 began a three-day training programme on the treatment of women in prison and on offering non-custodial measures (the so-called Bangkok Rules) for some.
(VOV) -During a reception for IPU Secretary General Martin Chungong and the IPU advisory group in Hanoi on November 30, National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairperson Tong Thi Phong thanked IPU’s assistance to Vietnam’s preparation for the 132nd IPU Assembly.
National Assembly deputies discussed and adopted several laws and draft laws during their November 27 sitting of the legislature’s eighth session.
Minister of Defence General Phung Quang Thanh hosted a reception for Ukrainian veterans who assisted Vietnam during the war of resistance in Hanoi on November 27.
Vietnam wishes to expand multi-faceted cooperation with Belarus, especially in economy and trade, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong said during his on-going visit to Belarus.
The fourth ASEAN Sergeant Major Annual Meeting (ASMAM-4 ) has offered participants a chance to enhance their understanding and collaboration among ground groups of ASEAN’s armies, said the Major General and Deputy Director of the Department of Military Training under the General Staff, Nguyen Van Luan.
(VOV) - The 15th edition of the ASEAN Chiefs of Army Multilateral Meeting (ACAMM-15), taking place on November 26-29, got underway in Hanoi with high ranking military officers from throughout ASEAN in attendance.