A project of the Japan-ASEAN Integration Fund (JAIF) to disarm bombs and mines that still remain from wartime in Vietnam’s central Ha Tinh province has received approval from the Prime Minister.
Sappers have safely defused a nearly 500kg bomb which was dropped by the US troops during the war in the northern province of Phu Tho.
The assistance of international partners and non-governmental organisations is needed to help Vietnamese victims of bombs and mines integrate into the community, especially when Vietnam has ratified the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, heard a workshop in Hanoi on December 3.
Truong Son Construction Company in the central province of Quang Tri discovered hundreds of unexploded ordnances left over from the US war in Ka Tang hamlet, Lao Bao town in Huong Hoa district on October 5.
(VOV) - Vietnam is trying its best to overcome the consequences of post-war bombs and mines, for a peaceful life of its people – and actively supports Project MORE and its goal to form a generation of people free from misery.
(VOV) - On June 18, Vietnam and India co-hosted their first meeting on humanitarian mine action within the ASEAN Defence Ministers Meeting Plus (ADMM+), to devise an action plan for 2014-2017.
Domestic and foreign experts have highly valued the Vietnamese Government’s efforts in introducing mine action policies, especially its initiative to establish a mine action partnership group, according to Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen The Phuong.
(VOV) - Since 1999, the central province of Quang Tri has removed more than 130,000 explosive devices and 2,500 landmines left over from the war.
(VOV) - Vietnam and the US have proposed measures to develop their national defence ties on a par with the two countries’ comprehensive partnership.
(VOV) - Two bombs, weighing around 227kg each, measuring 1.5m in length, and nearly 0.3m in diameter have been discovered in Cua Tung town, Vinh Linh district central Quang Tri province.
A 300-kg bomb was discovered just about 200m away from the trail of locals in DakR’lap district in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong on August 21.
The US’s Humpty Dumpty Institute (HDI) and Norway ’s Renew Project in Vietnam have supported the victims of unexploded ordnances (UXOs) in the central province of Quang Tri through a programme named “Mushrooms with a Mission”.
The US has appreciated the goodwill and close and effective cooperation of the Vietnamese Government and people in searching the remains of US servicemen who died during the war in Vietnam.
The Vietnamese Party, State and Government always attach importance to overcoming the consequences of unexploded ordnance (UXO) left from wars.
(VOV) - The Bomb and Mine Clearance Centre under the Ministry of National Defence has discovered an unexploded bomb weighing 230kg in Nghe An.
(VOV) - The Bomb and Mine Clearance Unit under the Lung Lo Construction Corporation has discovered an unexploded bomb which weighs 3,000 pounds (1.5 tonnes).
(VOV) -Germany will continue assisting the central province of Thua Thien-Hue in education, heritage preservation, bomb and mine clearance, resettlement, and coping with natural disasters.
A project to detect and clear bombs, mines and unexploded ordnance (UXO) commenced in the central province of Quang Nam on October 12.
Police officers in the central province of Khanh Hoa have arrested a man who allegedly placed a bomb at the provincial police chief’s house on July 30.
An airline passenger was sentenced to 15 months' probation and fined more than VND100 million (US$4,800) for joking about having bomb after boarding a flight from Hanoi to Da Lat.