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Nghe An safely defuses 300-kg bomb

Nghe An safely defuses 300-kg bomb

VOV.VN - The Military Command of Do Luong district in the central Nghe An province and local authorities have successfully defused a 300-kg bomb.

PM pays respect to fallen youth volunteers at Dong Loc T-junction

PM pays respect to fallen youth volunteers at Dong Loc T-junction

The Dong Loc T-junction in the central province of Ha Tinh has gone down in history with the heroic sacrifice of hundreds of war heroes, especially the ten young female volunteers, during the war to liberate the southern region and reunify the country, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

100kg wartime bomb unearthed in Quang Tri

100kg wartime bomb unearthed in Quang Tri

VOV.VN - The Quang Tri provincial mobile bomb and mine clearance team under Peace Tree Vietnam and the Pa Tang Border Post have discovered and safely removed a 100-kg bomb in border areas in Pa Tang commune, Huong Hoa district.

Explosive and toxic remnants of war on display in HCM City

Explosive and toxic remnants of war on display in HCM City

VOV.VN - The War Remnants Museum in Ho Chi Minh City has opened a display of around 190 items, documents, and photos related to the US army’s use of bombs, mines, and toxic chemicals during the past war in Vietnam, as well as activities to treat the environmental pollution caused by the residues of toxic chemicals left over from the war.

Quang Ninh removes 250-kg unexploded US bomb

Quang Ninh removes 250-kg unexploded US bomb

VOV.VN - Sappers from the Military High Command of Quang Ninh province have safely removed an unexploded 250-kg bomb which was dropped by the US troops during the war in Vietnam.

Vietnam, Japan step up defence cooperation

Vietnam, Japan step up defence cooperation

Vietnam – Japan defence ties have received significant attention from leaders of the two countries and grown well, according to Vietnamese Defence Minister Ngo Xuan Lich.

Vietnam-US Society President receives US guest

Vietnam-US Society President receives US guest

President of the Vietnam – US Society (VUS) Nguyen Tam Chien hosted a reception in Hanoi on March 19 for Senior Vice Commander-in-Chief of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) of the US Vincent “B.J” Lawrence.

Policy dialogue intensifies Vietnam-US defence cooperation

Policy dialogue intensifies Vietnam-US defence cooperation

The recent Vietnam-US defence policy dialogue concretised the contents reached by the two countries’ defence ministers and discussed defence cooperation issues to ensure that President Donald Trump will have an insight in bilateral ties during his upcoming visit to Vietnam, said a senior officer.

Party leader commemorates late General Nguyen Chi Thanh

Party leader commemorates late General Nguyen Chi Thanh

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong on July 6 offered incense to late General Nguyen Chi Thanh, a man who was closely attached to Vietnam’s victories during struggle against France and the first years of war against the US.

Denmark helps clear leftover ordnance in Thua Thien-Hue

Denmark helps clear leftover ordnance in Thua Thien-Hue

The People’s Committee of central Thua Thien-Hue province and the Danish Demining Group (DDG) signed a memorandum understanding on a project to minimize risks of ordnance left by the war in the province on June 1.

Seminar promotes Vietnam’s image in Argentina

Seminar promotes Vietnam’s image in Argentina

A seminar was held at El Salvador University, Buenos Aires province, Argentina on May 8 to detail Vietnam’s revolutionary achievements and recent socio-economic development.

March in France seeks support for Vietnamese AO victims

March in France seeks support for Vietnamese AO victims

Vietnamese expatriates in France joined locals in a march on May 1 to call for support for Vietnamese people who suffer physical and mental pain caused by Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin sprayed by the US army during the war in Vietnam.

Bulletin on end of war touches millionsof hearts

Bulletin on end of war touches millionsof hearts

On April 30th 1975, Artist Kim Cuc was among two broadcasters of Radio the Voice of Vietnam who read a special bulletin on the country’s great triumph that ended the war in Vietnam.

Photo exhibition celebrates Liberation Day

Photo exhibition celebrates Liberation Day

Nguyen Minh Loc, a former photojournalist of the Vietnam News Agency, is celebrating the 42nd anniversary of Liberation Day with a showcase of his photos of soldiers and citizens who took part in the resistance war against the US.

Quang Binh Province boosts effort to tackle UXOs

Quang Binh Province boosts effort to tackle UXOs

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Bombs and Mines Action Support Association has established a new branch in the province of Quang Binh with the aim of accelerating effort to tackle the impact of unexploded ordnances (UXOs) and aid UXO victims.

US-based PeaceTrees delegation visits Vietnam

US-based PeaceTrees delegation visits Vietnam

Vice President of the Vietnam-USA Society (VUS) Bui The Giang received a delegation of the US-based organisation PeaceTrees Vietnam led by advisor Robert Stokes in Hanoi on March 29.