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...
Vietnamese commemorate Gac Ma naval soldiers

Vietnamese commemorate Gac Ma naval soldiers

(VOVWORLD) -The Vietnamese Buddhist Association in Poland held a requiem in Warsaw Tuesday to pray for 64 soldiers who sacrificed their lives to defend Vietnam’s Gac Ma (Johnson South)...
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...
EC, US urge peaceful solutions to East Sea issue

EC, US urge peaceful solutions to East Sea issue

(VOVworld) – US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has said that China’s island building activities in the East Sea were “out of step” with the regional consensus. Speaking to the media...
Gac Ma memorial park to be built

Gac Ma memorial park to be built

(VOVworld) – A memorial park will be built in Khanh Hoa province to pay tribute to 64 fallen combatants in a 1988 battle at Gac Ma island, to protect the country’s sovereignty...