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) - Dang Thi Ngoc Han, former Miss Vietnam 2010, and Nguyen Tran Huyen My, first runner-up of Miss Vietnam 2014, recently made appearances at a programme celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) at the Hanoi Opera House.
(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.
(VOV) - Ho Chi Minh City on December 14 hosted a variety of activities to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army (December 22).
(VOV) - The Defense Attaché office of the Vietnam Embassy in Germany on December 10 hosted a solemn ceremony marking 70 years since establishing the Vietnam People's Army (VPA), attended by 160 guests, including representatives of German defence and diplomatic agencies along with Vietnamese veterans in Germany.
More than 300 Party members who were imprisoned by the enemy during the American War were feted at a meeting in Hanoi on December 10.
(VOV) -The Vietnam Record Centre (Vietking) has announced Top 10 famous bridges that attract domestic and foreign visitors and photographers.
(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.
Minister of Defence General Phung Quang Thanh hosted a reception for a delegation of war veterans from Russia and Belarus in Hanoi on December 4.
(VOV) -Two Republic of Korea naval ships, the Choi Young and Roks Cheon Ji, led by Rear Admiral Chun Jung Soo docked at Ho Chi Minh City port on December 3, beginning a four-day visit to Vietnam.
(VOV) - On December 2, State President Truong Tan Sang attended the 5th National Patriotic Emulation Congress of the Vietnam War Veterans’ Association in Hanoi with the participation of 530 war veterans.
The Ho Chi Minh City Television will broadcast a music show on December 3 featuring soldiers stationed on the Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelago.
(VOV) -Cape Ca Mau feels like the end of the world. This southernmost point in Vietnam is a place where land, sea and sky mingle at the edge of mangrove forests teeming with wildlife.
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 38 finalists of the 2014 Miss Vietnam pageant gathered at Phu Quoc island in Kien Giang province on November 24 to make a music video expressing their patriotism towards the nation’s sea and islands.