Military

Fallen soldiers reburied in Ha Giang

A memorial and burial service was held on May 9 at Vi Xuyen War Cemetery in Ha Giang province for seven sets of remains of soldiers who laid down their lives on Vi Xuyen battlefield during the war to protect the Northern border.

Preparations for Vietnam-Cambodia Border Defense Friendship Exchange checked

A mission from the Vietnam Border Guard Command, led by its Commander Lieutenant General Hoang Xuan Chien, on March 9 checked places which will host activities during the upcoming first-ever Vietnam-Cambodia Border Defense Friendship Exchange in Binh Phuoc.
09:10:33 | 11/03/2020

Defense Minister receives Japanese Chief of Joint Staff

Minister of National Defense General Ngo Xuan Lich hosted a reception for General Yamazaki Koji, Chief of the Joint Staff of the Japan Self-Defense Forces, who is on an official visit to Vietnam.
22:29:16 | 04/03/2020

ASEAN Chairman issues statement on responding to COVID-19

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, as Chairman of ASEAN in 2020, issued a statement on ASEAN’s joint response to the outbreak of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), in the face of complicated development of the epidemic.
18:13:33 | 15/02/2020

Troops and islanders presented with Tet gifts

On the occasion of the upcoming Lunar New Year (Tet) festival, delegations from military units visited, extended Tet greetings and presented Tet gifts to troops and islanders in Truong Sa, Ly Son and Co To island districts.
17:55:20 | 15/01/2020

Defense Minister inspects construction of Military Cinema’s HQs

General Ngo Xuan Lich, Politburo member, Deputy Secretary of the Central Military Commission (CMC) and Minister of National Defense, inspected the construction of the headquarters of the People's Army Cinema on January 2.
22:46:56 | 03/01/2020

Processes to support identification of martyrs’ remains reviewed and approved

The Scientific Council of the Ministry of National Defense (MND) held a meeting on December 27 in Hanoi to check and approve a research project on building processes to identify remains of martyrs with insufficient information.
17:42:06 | 29/12/2019

NA Chairwoman meets with commando veterans

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan held a meeting with a delegation of commando veterans in Hanoi on December 16.
08:27:21 | 18/12/2019