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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 21st, fulfilling their mission in South Sudan.
08:05:20 | 24/11/2019

Ministry of National Defense reviews task implementation in October

In the coming time, the Party committees and the chains-of-command of military units should strictly maintain combat readiness regulations, closely follow situational developments, and foster ideological education to orient troops’ and the public’s thought.
23:59:20 | 23/11/2019

CMC Standing Board reviews its task performance in 2019

The Standing Board of the Central Military Commission (CMC) held a conference on November 21 to review the task performances of its members and deputy defense ministers, who are also members of the CMC, as well as discussed several relevant matters.
14:24:59 | 23/11/2019

Vietnam rejects China’s statement on sovereignty over Truong Sa

Vietnam rejects all the contents regarding Vietnam of the Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson’s statement on sovereignty over the Truong Sa (Spratly) Islands on November 8.
23:28:45 | 23/11/2019

Troops take part in blood donation program

The Military Medical Academy on November 9 held a blood donation program, attracting the participation of nearly 400 cadres and youths in the unit.
14:46:17 | 24/11/2019

British Ambassador extends condolences to Essex lorry victims’ families

British Ambassador to Vietnam Gareth Ward on November 7th extended his condolences to the families and relatives of the 39 victims who were found dead on October 23rd in a container truck in Essex, the UK.
13:21:13 | 24/11/2019