VOV.VN - US President Donald Trump departed Vietnam on the afternoon of February 28, soon after a press conference following his meeting with Chairman of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong-un in Hanoi.
The last 13.7 hectares of detoxified land in the dioxin-polluted area in Da Nang airport were handed over to the Ministry of Transport at a ceremony held in the central city on November 7, raising the total remediated area to 32.4 hectares.
Deputy Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh had a meeting in Hanoi on March 19 with Kelly McKeague Director of the Defence Prisoner of War/Mission in Action Accounting Agency (DPAA) under the US Department of Defence.
Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Vo Tuan Nhan has agreed to expand the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s microbiological method to detoxify soil contaminated with Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin in A Luoi district in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue.
The trial dioxin detoxification using microbial technology at A Sho airfield of A Luoi district, the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, has generated optimistic outcomes.
Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh and US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius discussed measures to further promote defence cooperation between the two countries during their meeting in Hanoi on March 17.
The second phase of a project to detoxify dioxin in Da Nang airport in the central city of the same name began on October 18.
The Danang Association for Victims of Agent Orange (AO)/Dioxin on February 20 inaugurated a detoxification and rehabilitation centre for AO victims, the first of its kind in the central city of Danang.
(VOV) - Deputy Defense Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh on February 28 received German Ambassador to Vietnam Jutta Frasch.
Representatives from Vietnam and the US signed a memorandum of intent (MOI) on cooperation in dioxin detoxification in Da Nang on December 30.