Carrying out search and repatriation of 1,500-2,000 sets of remains of Vietnamese soldiers who laid down their lives in Laos and Cambodia during wartime is a key task of the national steering committee on search, repatriation and identification of remains of fallen soldiers (Steering Committee 515) in 2020.
Vietnam and Cambodia have agreed to intensify their cooperation in searching and repatriating the remains of Vietnamese voluntary soldiers and experts who laid down their lives in Cambodia during wartime.
VOV.VN - The search for the remains of Vietnamese voluntary soldiers and experts who laid down their lives in Cambodia during the past war will begin on October 14, 2018 and last until the end of May 2019.
Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Trong Nghia, Deputy Director of the General Department of Politics of the Vietnam People’s Army expressed his hope for receiving sounder collaboration in the search and repatriation of the remains of the Vietnamese volunteer soldiers who died in Laos during war time.
Mozambique’s Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario led a delegation to visit the National Steering Committee for response to incidents, natural disasters and search and rescue in Hanoi on July 31.
The search to find a Su30-MK2 aircraft that crashed off central Nghe An Province has ended, Duong Minh Hien , deputy commander of central Nghe An Province’s Military Command, told local media on July 29.
The Central Steering Committee for Flood and Storm Control and the National Committee for Search and Rescue held a teleconference on July 26 to deploy works to coping with typhoon Mirinae – the first to batter Vietnam this year.
VOV.VN - Vietnam and Cambodia officials have signed minutes of the 15th meeting of the Vietnamese and Cambodian special task committees on the search and repatriation of the remains of Vietnam soldiers who died in Cambodia in the past war.
Deputy Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh came to the Chinese Embassy in Hanoi on July 6 to thank China for assisting Vietnam in the search and rescue work in the incident involving CASA-212 aircraft.
VOV.VN - The search and rescue forces have found and recovered first debris of missing plane CASA 212 on the morning of June 17.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called for higher responsibility of all authorised agencies and people in search and rescue activities during accidents and natural disasters.
Malaysia announced on May 13 that the country will organise a tripartite meeting with China and Australia to work out plans for the search operation for the vanished Malaysian Airlines’ Flight MH370.
People who need emergency rescue services from any part of the country will be able to phone 112 for help once an emergency communications project, recently approved by the Prime Minister, is completed.
Traffic police will be able to stop and search vehicles, and check their papers and the people travelling in them from February 15.
The National Steering Committee on Disaster Prevention and Control issued a dispatch on September 13 directing localities and ministries to deploy plans in response to a tropical low pressure which is predicted to develop into a storm and slash coastal provinces from Quang Ninh to Binh Thuan.
(VOV) - A Singaporean delegation led by Chief of the Republic of Singapore Air Force Major General Hoo Cher Mou is visiting Vietnam with the aim of boosting defence cooperation between the two countries.
(VOV) -A 26-year-old Czech girl, Alena Novotna, is in search of her Vietnamese dad, Nguyen Trong Vinh, who had worked in the Czech Republic under a labour export contract.
(VOV) - Vietnamese air force is ready to join search and rescue efforts for the missing QZ8501 flight of AirAsia if it shows signs of entering the Flight Information Region (FIR) managed by Vietnam.
(VOV) - By the end of 2013, the Ministry of Public Security (MoPS) had implemented 29 official development assistance (ODA) projects worth US$156.7 million funded by donors from France, Austria, Japan and the Republic of Korea (RoK).
The Cambodian government and people will continue to work with Vietnam in searching and repatriating the remains of Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and specialists who sacrificed their lives in Cambodia during the war.