All hostages rescued in Philippines

All hostages rescued in Philippines

(VOVWORLD) -The last 20 Filipino hostages held by the IS-linked Maute group were rescued on Sunday. Colonel Romeo Brawner, in a press briefing, said there are no more hostages
North Korea pressured by new sanctions

North Korea pressured by new sanctions

(VOVWORLD) - The world has imposed new, stricter sanctions on North Korea following Pyongyang’s nuclear test on September 3. China, a close trade partner of North Korea, has taken a tougher stance....
Solutions to North Korea issue proposed

Solutions to North Korea issue proposed

(VOVWORLD) - South Korea will increase sanctions and pressure on North Korea to force Pyongyang back to the negotiation table, Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon said at Wednesday meeting of army...
Vietnam condemns terrorist attack in Finland

Vietnam condemns terrorist attack in Finland

(VOVWORLD) -Vietnam is gravely concerned and strongly condemns repeated terrorist attacks in Europe, the most recent involving the stabbing of citizens in Turku, Finland, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu...