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Safe bomb removal in Dien Bien

Safe bomb removal in Dien Bien

VOV.VN - The Military Command of Dien Bien city and sappers from the Military High Command of northern mountainous province of Dien Bien have safely defused an over 300-kg bomb left over during the war in Vietnam.

US helps Laos remove unexploded ordnance

US helps Laos remove unexploded ordnance

US President Barack Obama on September 6 pledged to provide Laos with US$90 million to implement a three-year project to detect and remove dozens of millions of unexploded bombs dropped by the US troops during the wartime.

Seminar supports Agent Orange victim in fight for justice

Seminar supports Agent Orange victim in fight for justice

The Vietnam Association of the Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin (VAVA) chapter in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho held a seminar expressing support for Vietnamese-French Tran To Nga in her fight for justice for Vietnamese AO victims.

Obama says he will keep 8,400 US troops in Afghanistan until 2017

Obama says he will keep 8,400 US troops in Afghanistan until 2017

President Barack Obama, calling Afghanistan's security situation precarious, said on July 6 he will keep US troop levels there at 8,400 through the end of his administration rather than reducing them to 5,500 by year's end as previously planned.

Exhibition on US troops landing in Danang

Exhibition on US troops landing in Danang

(VOV) -An exhibition has been held in the central city of Danang as part of activities marking the upcoming 40th anniversary of the city’s liberation (1975-2015).