“Thank you, soldiers!” This is the heartfelt sentiment of Vietnamese citizens returning home from overseas and quarantined at facilities in south-central Khanh Hoa province’s military units towards those who have cared for them in recent days.
Authorities in the southern province of Binh Phuoc held a ceremony on July 24 at the province’s martyr’s cemetery to rebury ten sets of remains of soldiers who laid down their lives during wartime.
VOV.VN - The remains of 54 volunteer soldiers and experts who sacrificed during previous conflicts in Cambodia and Vietnam were reburied at Tam Nong district’s martyr cemetery in Dong Thap province on July 22.
VOV.VN - The remains of 99 local soldiers who sacrificed their lives during previous conflicts in Cambodia and Vietnam were laid to rest on July 20 at the Doc Ba Dac Martyrs' Cemetery in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang.
VOV.VN - Soldiers working for the chemical arm of the Ministry of Defense moved to spray disinfectant on Truc Bach street and a number of nearby roads on March 7 following the detection of the latest case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection to hit the area.
More than 22,000 young officers and soldiers of the armed forces in Ho Chi Minh City are participating as volunteers in the 13th Hanh quan xanh (Green Military Operations) Campaign between June 23 and August 4.
Authorities of the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on May 7 held a memorial service for remains of 18 Vietnamese voluntary soldiers and experts who laid down their lives in Laos during wartime.
VOV.VN -About 3,500 young Hanoians have eagerly signed up for military service, with a military reception ceremony being held in Dan Phuong district on February 20.
The first Vietnam – Laos – Cambodia border friendship exchange 2018 opened in the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum on November 2.
Vietnam participated in the annual Army Games for the first time this year from July 28 to August 11.
VOV.VN - Hamlets in the mountainous district of Phong Tho in northern Lai Chau province are devastated by recent floods. Soldiers, border guards and police have always stood side by side with locals to overcome the flood aftermath.
A ceremony was held in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak on May 16 to rebury remains of 12 Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and experts who laid down their lives in Cambodia during wartime.
The General Association of Vietnamese-Cambodian People in Phnom Penh on April 12 raised nearly US$1,800 to support soldiers and local residents in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago.
Four ships carrying officers, soldiers, journalists as well as New Year gifts departed from Cam Ranh military port in the central province of Khanh Hoa on January 6 for Truong Sa archipelago.
In the rapidly-changing, complex and unpredictable world, Vietnam and Laos need to maintain and further develop their long-standing and loyal relations more than ever, said General Secretary of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) and President of Laos Bounnhang Vorachith on December 21.
The Party, State and people always bear in mind the great sacrifices and contributions of revolutionists, heroic martyrs, war invalids and soldiers to the struggles for national independence and freedom, said Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong.
A thematic exhibition entitled Di Qua Cuoc Chien (Going through the Wars) is being held at the capital’s Ho Chi Minh Museum on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day on July 27.
President Tran Dai Quang paid a Lunar New Year (Tet) visit to sick soldiers and war invalids being cared at the Nho Quan nursing centre in the northern province of Ninh Binh on January 10.
The Republic of Korea (RoK) is willing to share all information about soldiers who were killed or went missing in action during the war in Vietnam.
VOV.VN -Liberation Day is celebrated each year to mark the end of the occupation by French forces (October 10, 1954). Here’s a look back at the event as it unfolded as documented by Life Magazine photographers.