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Cross border drug ring busted in Thanh Hoa

Cross border drug ring busted in Thanh Hoa

VOV.VN -A drug trafficking ring that operated across the borders of Laos and Vietnam has been successfully broken up. This follows an operation involving border guards from Thanh Hoa province and their counterparts in Laos.

Commando Arm holds anti-terrorism exercise

Commando Arm holds anti-terrorism exercise

The Commando Arm coordinated with chemical and sapper arms, the electronic warfare force, Military Central Hospital No108 and Military Hospital No 103 to hold an exercise for anti-terrorism, hostage rescue and riot control in Hanoi on May 22.

Iraq says it destroys Mosul car bomb factories

Iraq says it destroys Mosul car bomb factories

Iraqi forces captured a neighborhood in east Mosul on December 9 pushing deeper to the heart of Islamic State's Iraq stronghold and destroying three sites where it produced car bombs used in waves of suicide attacks, the campaign's commander said.

Strong commitments for a safer world

Strong commitments for a safer world

VOV.VN - Reaffirming that proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, and their means of delivery, threatens international peace and security, the UN Security Council on September 23 adopted a resolution urging all States who haven't done so to sign the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test_Ban Treaty.

Russian official visits Vietnam

(VOV) - Lt. Gen. Nguyen Quoc Khanh, Deputy Chief of Staff and Vice Chairman of the Vietnam-Russia Cooperation Sub-Committee, received in Hanoi on June 17 Aleksei Burdelnyi, Secretary of the Russia Sub-Committee of the Russia-Vietnam Inter-Governmental Committee on military technical cooperation.

US welcomes Vietnam’s PSI support

(VOV) - The United States welcomes the Government of Vietnam’s support of the Proliferation Security Initiative (PSI) Statement of Interdiction Principles, which it announced on May 20, 2014.

Life imprisonment for leader of Dien Bien bandits

Life imprisonment for leader of Dien Bien bandits

The People’s Court of the northern province of Dien Bien on April 4 sentenced Giang A Tinh to life imprisonment for conducting banditry in Muong Nhe district, in accordance with Article 83 of the Penal Code.

Khe Sanh victory celebrated

Khe Sanh victory celebrated

A ceremony was held in Khe Sanh town, Huong Hoa district in the central province of Quang Tri on July 7 to mark the 45th anniversary of the Khe Sanh victory.

A dangerous decision

A dangerous decision

(VOV) - Syria’s political crisis has reached a turning point when President Bashar Al Assad’s government was voted out of the Arab League (AL) and Syria’s representative in the AL now is the opposition party.

IAEA considers new resolution on Iran

IAEA considers new resolution on Iran

The six international mediators on the Iran nuclear issue have agreed on a new resolution on Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) may adopt it on November 18, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.

New ordinance on control of weapons and explosives

The Presidential Office on July 20 announced the President's decree promulgating the ordinance on the management and use of weapons, explosive materials and supporting tools, which was passed by the National Assembly's Standing Committee on June 30.