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Bones found near Vietnam War battle site reburied

Bones found near Vietnam War battle site reburied

VOV.VN - The remains of Vietnamese soldiers from Company 8, Battalion 2, Regime 28 who died during a battle some 44 years ago in the central highland province of Kon Tum were reburied on March 27, 2017.

Requiem held for Gac Ma soldiers in Germany

Requiem held for Gac Ma soldiers in Germany

A solemn requiem was held in Erfurt, Germany on March 19 to pay tribute and pray for Vietnamese soldiers who died in Gac Ma naval battle almost 30 years ago.

Vietnamese expats in Poland remember fallen soldiers

Vietnamese expats in Poland remember fallen soldiers

The Vietnam Buddhism Association in Poland has hosted a requiem for the soldiers who sacrificed their lives to defend the homeland’s sovereignty, territorial integrity and seas and islands.

Gac Ma soldiers’ memorial site to open in March

Gac Ma soldiers’ memorial site to open in March

The first-phase construction of a memorial site dedicated to 64 navy soldiers who laid down their lives while protecting Gac Ma island in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago on March 14, 1988, is scheduled for completion in March.

Laos returns remains of Vietnamese soldiers

Laos returns remains of Vietnamese soldiers

VOV.VN - The remains of 16 Vietnamese soldiers killed in the Vietnam-US War were received on January 11 in Dien Bien Province with the usual military honours, according to provincial authorities.

President visits wounded soldiers in Ninh Binh

President visits wounded soldiers in Ninh Binh

President Tran Dai Quang paid a Lunar New Year (Tet) visit to sick soldiers and war invalids being cared at the Nho Quan nursing centre in the northern province of Ninh Binh on January 10.

Photos commemorate national resistance

Photos commemorate national resistance

An exhibition of 80 photos featuring Vietnamese soldiers and people who took part in the resistance war has opened in downtown Ho Chi MInh City on the occasion of the 70th National Resistance Day.

Lao decorations awarded to Vietnamese volunteer soldiers

Lao decorations awarded to Vietnamese volunteer soldiers

Seventeen Vietnamese officials, volunteer experts and soldiers who had performed international missions in Laos were awarded with the orders and medals of Laos at a ceremony held in the northern mountainous province of Son La on November 25.

Teams set off for Cambodia to seek martyr remains

Teams set off for Cambodia to seek martyr remains

Search teams from Military Zone 7 and Military Command of southwestern Tay Ninh province set off for Cambodia on November 1 to continue looking for remains of Vietnamese volunteer soldiers who laid down their lives during the war.

Vietnamese volunteer soldiers honoured by Lao State

Vietnamese volunteer soldiers honoured by Lao State

A total of 43 volunteer soldiers and experts in the central province of Quang Binh, who performed international missions in Laos during the 1945-1975 period, were presented with orders and medals of the Lao State at a ceremony in Dong Hoi city on November 1.