(VOV) - A group of Chinese residents attempting to enter Vietnam illegally stole guns and fired at on-duty Vietnamese border guards in the northern border province of Quang Ninh on April 18.
(VOV) - At least three fishermen were killed and one remains missing after a fishing boat overturned off Thuan An beach in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on January 18.
(VOV) -Border guards in the central province of Quang Binh have intercepted an attempt to smuggle illegal firecrackers across the Lao border and into Vietnam.
(VOV) - A tropical depression strengthened into a storm in the East Sea on August 6, and is expected to hit northern and central coastal provinces in 36 hours.
(VOV) -Border guards and police in the northern province of Lang Son have arrested a man suspected of transporting counterfeit money worth VND620 million (about US$30,000) from China into Vietnam.
(VOV) -Border guards in Quang Binh province bordering Laos have arrested a man suspected of illegally transporting 850kg of explosives from Laos to Vietnam.
(VOV) - Border guards and police forces in Thanh Hoa province have arrested two people for trafficking in local women to China.
(VOV) - Danang city maritime rescue forces and border guards in Thua Thien-Hue province successfully saved five Malaysian crew members from a ship that encountered trouble on December 25.
(VOV) - Controlling illegal imports of poultry in border areas Anti-smuggling efforts have been intensified in border provinces to prevent illegallyimported chickens from entering Vietnam.
A fishing vessel captained by Nguyen Cu with three fishermen on board was reported to have been in an accident at sea on August 4.
Police and border guards in southern Ba Ria-Vung Tau province broke an illegal border-crossing scheme on June 25.
Vietnamese and Lao law enforcement agencies have confiscated a tonne of marijuana and 15kg of heroin from criminals, the largest amount of drugs ever seized so far.
The Quang Nam province border guards have joined their Lao counterparts from Sekong province to conduct bilateral patrols and protect the landmarks along the border between the two countries.
In the 21 years since All-people Border Guard Day (March 3) was first observed, soldiers stationed in border areas and local civilians have closely cooperated to defend the national borders, sovereignty and security.
National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Phu Trong praised the border guard force for its outstanding contributions to national construction and defence at a conference in Hanoi on March 2 to mark its 50th anniversary (March 3).