War veterans remember battle of Gac Ma

War veterans remember battle of Gac Ma

(VOVWORLD) - 500 war veterans who fought to defend Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago 30 years ago met on Wednesday in Hoa Vinh town, Phu Yen province, to commemorate the...
Gac Ma soldiers commemorated in Danang

Gac Ma soldiers commemorated in Danang

(VOVWORLD) -The Truong Sa Soldiers Liaison Board on Tuesday in Da Nang held a requiem to remember naval soldiers who died defending Gac Ma (Johnson South) Reef in Vietnam’s Truong Sa...
New Year visit to Truong Sa archipelago

New Year visit to Truong Sa archipelago

(VOVWORLD) -Soldiers of Naval Region 2 Command and journalists left Vung Tau province on Sunday for a journey to Truong Sa islands ahead of the Lunar New Year
Son Ca Lighthouse

Son Ca Lighthouse

(VOVWORLD) -Son Ca lighthouse is one of the most beautiful lighthouses on the Truong Sa archipelago. It navigates ships and maritime pilots at sea and also marks Vietnam’s territorial...
Blood bank on Truong Sa Archipelago

Blood bank on Truong Sa Archipelago

(VOVWORLD) - The National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion has put into operation of a blood bank project in Truong Sa (Spratly) Archipelago to provide blood for medical treatment on the islands. The program receives blood donations from military officials, soldiers, and...
Lighthouse keepers on Truong Sa archipelago

Lighthouse keepers on Truong Sa archipelago

(VOVworld) – Lighthouses on Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago guide ships at night and confirm Vietnam’s maritime sovereignty. To keep the lighthouses lit, lighthouse workers have to work all day and...
Keeping lighthouses in Truong Sa working

Keeping lighthouses in Truong Sa working

(VOVworld) - The lighthouses in the Truong Sa Archipelago in Khanh Hoa province are managed by the Southern Vietnam Maritime Safety Corporation. Despite hardships caused by long distances and storms,...