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748 soldiers killed in Cambodia finally home

748 soldiers killed in Cambodia finally home

VOV.VN - Vietnam and Cambodia officials have signed minutes of the 15th meeting of the Vietnamese and Cambodian special task committees on the search and repatriation of the remains of Vietnam soldiers who died in Cambodia in the past war.

Truong Sa archipelago in peaceful days

Truong Sa archipelago in peaceful days

VOV.VN - Here are photos of soldiers, officers and residents of Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago taken by a reporter of Vietnam Government Portal (VGP).

Martyrs’ remains reburied in HCM City

Martyrs’ remains reburied in HCM City

Ho Chi Minh City held a service at the martyrs’ cemetery of Cu Chi district on June 5 to rebury 14 sets of remains of soldiers who died in the southeastern region during the war against the US.

At least 16 killed in Texas floods, four soldiers' bodies found

At least 16 killed in Texas floods, four soldiers' bodies found

At least 16 people in Texas, including four soldiers who went missing when their vehicle overturned in flood waters, have died due to torrential rains in the past week that have deluged hundreds of homes and led to prison evacuations, officials said on June 3.

More volunteer soldiers laid to rest in Road 9 Cemetery

More volunteer soldiers laid to rest in Road 9 Cemetery

A memorial service was held at Road 9 National Martyrs Cemetery in central Quang Tri province on May 12 for 37 Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and experts whose remains had just been brought back to Vietnam from Laos.

Turkish warplanes attack Kurdish militant targets in Iraq

Turkish warplanes attack Kurdish militant targets in Iraq

Turkish warplanes hit targets belonging to the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) in northern Iraq on May 8, military sources said, as three soldiers and 12 militants were reported killed in separate clashes over the weekend.

Bodies of 19 soldiers repatriated from Laos

Bodies of 19 soldiers repatriated from Laos

VOV.VN - The remains of 19 Vietnamese servicemen missing in action from the past war with the US have been returned from Laos and laid to rest in Ha Tinh, military officials have announced.

Vietnam receives information on soldiers’ mass graves

Vietnam receives information on soldiers’ mass graves

“The Ride of the Brothers” (ROtB), a US non-governmental organisation, has handed over dossiers on five sites believed to house mass graves of Vietnamese soldiers who died during the Vietnam war to the Vietnam Ministry of National Defence.

Lao Party chief meets Vietnam-Laos Friendship Assoc representatives

Lao Party chief meets Vietnam-Laos Friendship Assoc representatives

Party General Secretary and President of Laos Bounnhang Volachith met delegations of the Vietnam – Laos Friendship Association (VLFA) and the Liaison Board for the Association of the Former Vietnamese Volunteer Soldiers and Experts in Laos, in Hanoi on April 26.

Fallen soldiers laid to rest in An Giang

Fallen soldiers laid to rest in An Giang

The remains of 29 Vietnamese soldiers who laid down their lives during the US war were reburied in Khanh Binh commune, An Phu district, in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang, between March 22-30.