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Vietnam stresses importance of promoting transitional period in South Sudan

Vietnam stresses importance of promoting transitional period in South Sudan

A Vietnamese diplomat underlined the importance of promoting the transitional period and fully implementing the peace agreement in South Sudan while attending the UN Security Council’s online meeting on this country’s situation and activities of the UN Mission there (UNMISS) on June 23.

Ensuring safety for Vietnamese peacekeepers top priority amid COVID-19

Ensuring safety for Vietnamese peacekeepers top priority amid COVID-19

Ensuring safety for Vietnamese staff working at UN peacekeeping missions in South Sudan and the Central African Republic is the first and the most important task amid the complicated development of the COVID-19 pandemic in those two countries, according to Deputy Defence Minister Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh.

Vietnam supports Sudan, South Sudan in resolving Abyei issues peacefully

Vietnam supports Sudan, South Sudan in resolving Abyei issues peacefully

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese Permanent Mission to the United Nations, has expressed Vietnam’s wish that the governments of Sudan and South Sudan will soon address Abyei issues via peaceful means and on the ground of international law, the UN Charter, and their agreement signed on June 20, 2011.

Vietnamese medics in South Sudan

Vietnamese medics in South Sudan

VOV.VN - 63 medics at Vietnam’s level 2 field hospital have accomplished their UN peace keeping missions in Bentil, South Sudan.

Vietnam peacekeeping force honoured

Vietnam peacekeeping force honoured

The level-two field hospital No.1 of the Vietnam People’s Army was honoured at a ceremony at Military Hospital 175 in Ho Chi Minh City on December 5, after it completed the peacekeeping mission at the UN mission in South Sudan.

First level-2 field hospital returns home

First level-2 field hospital returns home

The first group of Vietnamese peacekeeping forces from the Level-2 Field Hospital No. 1 arrived back at Ho Chi Minh City’s Tan Son Nhat International Airport on November 21, fulfilling their mission in South Sudan.

Second field hospital to be on duty in South Sudan in November

Second field hospital to be on duty in South Sudan in November

Staff of Vietnam’s Level-2 field Hospital No. 2 is scheduled to be sent to South Sudan from November 13-26 to assume the tasks their peers of Hospital No. 1 are performing within the UN peacekeeping mission in the African country.

Vietnam bolsters cooperation in UN peacekeeping operations

Vietnam bolsters cooperation in UN peacekeeping operations

VOV.VN - Vietnam will augment defence cooperation in the United Nations peacekeeping operations in the time ahead, said Deputy Minister of Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh at a conference reviewing five years of Vietnam’s participation in UN peacekeeping operations (2014-2019 in Hanoi on June 7.

Vietnam, South Sudan establish diplomatic ties

Vietnam, South Sudan establish diplomatic ties

Vietnam and South Sudan signed a joint communiqué on establishing diplomatic relations between the two countries at the headquarters of Vietnam’s permanent mission to the United Nations (UN) in New York on February 21.

Vietnam registers 268 standby army engineers at UN

Vietnam registers 268 standby army engineers at UN

Vietnam has registered some 268 strong standby army engineers to join the United Nations (UN)’s peacekeeping mission in South Sudan after the Defence Minister agreed in principle to dispatch an engineer troop in replacement of the UK’s in 2020.

Another Vietnamese officer assumes peacekeeping duty in South Sudan

Another Vietnamese officer assumes peacekeeping duty in South Sudan

VOV.VN - On February 13, Deputy Minister of National Defence Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh handed over the President’s decision to Lieut. Colonel Nguyen Kim Tinh from the Vietnam Department of Peacekeeping Operations to take on duty at the United Nations peacekeeping mission in South Sudan.