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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.

13 iconic Hanoi liberation photos

13 iconic Hanoi liberation photos

VOV.VN -Liberation Day is celebrated each year to mark the end of the occupation by French forces (October 10, 1954). Here’s a look back at the event as it unfolded as documented by Life Magazine photographers.

Remains of fallen soldiers repatriated from Cambodia

Remains of fallen soldiers repatriated from Cambodia

The remains of 98 voluntary soldiers who died in Cambodia while saving the neighbouring country from genocide have been found and repatriated, according to Col. Nguyen Thanh Binh from the southwestern Binh Phuoc Province’s Military Command.

A Vietnamese temple in France

A Vietnamese temple in France

Not only unique in terms of architecture, the temple of dead soldiers in Indochina is also a historical witness to Vietnam-France relations.

Photo exhibition honours soldiers of Truong Sa

Photo exhibition honours soldiers of Truong Sa

VOV.VN - A photo exhibition honouring the nation’s soldiers stationed in the Spratly Islands has ceremoniously opened at the Hanoi Municipal Youth Union located at 45 Trang Tien Street.

Requiem for fallen soldiers held in Ha Giang

Requiem for fallen soldiers held in Ha Giang

A requiem for Vietnamese soldiers who laid down their lives for national independence was held at the Vi Xuyen war martyrs’ cemetery in the northernmost province of Ha Giang on August 26.

Thai Binh urged to grow faster through agriculture

Thai Binh urged to grow faster through agriculture

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the northern province of Thai Binh to speed up agricultural restructuring and strive for a production value of between 400-VND500 million (US$22,420) per hectare by 2020.