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Vietnam-UN: 40 years of cooperation

Vietnam-UN: 40 years of cooperation

VOV.VN - Vietnam joined the UN on September 20, 1977.This was a milestone in the international community’s recognition of Vietnam’s independence, freedom, and unification and paved the way for its global integration.

Children protected from sexual abuse

Children protected from sexual abuse

The recent increase of child sexual abuse cases has raised public concern, which requires authorities to enforce children’s rights and scrutinise the implementation of signed international conventions to ensure the protection of children’s rights in particular and human rights.

Dialogue-the best way to improve understanding on human rights

Dialogue-the best way to improve understanding on human rights

VOV.VN - The US State Department has released its annual Human Rights Report 2016, which acknowledges Vietnam’s progress in human rights protection. But the report contains some biased statements on the current situation in Vietnam.

Vietnam, EU increase constructive dialogue

Vietnam, EU increase constructive dialogue

Increasing constructive dialogue between the EU and Vietnam is the aim of the visit from February 21-23 of a delegation from the Subcommittee on Human Rights of the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs, said Chair of the subcommittee Pier Antonio Panzeri.

Vietnam, EU enhance relations

Vietnam, EU enhance relations

National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong hosted a reception for Chair of the Subcommittee on Human Rights of the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs Pier Antonio Panzeri in Hanoi on February 22.

Vietnam, EU hold annual human rights dialogue

Vietnam, EU hold annual human rights dialogue

Vietnam and the European Union (EU) have held their annual human rights dialogue in Brussels, exchanging viewpoints and sharing experience and good practices in promoting and protecting human rights.

Syrian general says Aleppo offensive in final stages

Syrian general says Aleppo offensive in final stages

The Syrian army and its allies are in the "last moments before declaring victory" in Aleppo, a Syrian military source said, after rebel defences collapsed on December 12, leaving insurgents in a tiny, heavily bombarded pocket of ground.

Syrian government drives rebels from swath of Aleppo

Syrian government drives rebels from swath of Aleppo

The Syrian army and its allies announced the capture of a large swath of eastern Aleppo from rebels on November 28 in an accelerating attack that threatens to crush the opposition in its most important urban stronghold.