Pope arrives in UAE for historic Gulf visit

Pope arrives in UAE for historic Gulf visit

(VOVWORLD) - Pope Francis on Sunday became the first pontiff to set foot on the Arabian Peninsula. Pope Francis was greeted by Abu Dhabi's powerful crown prince, Sheikh Mohammed bin...
Bach Dang, a historic river

Bach Dang, a historic river

(VOVWORLD) - The Bach Dang river was the site of three major naval battles against foreign invaders. In 938, Ngo Quyen defeated the southern Han troops. 43 years later Le Dai Hanh wiped out...
Cuba starts historic transition

Cuba starts historic transition

(VOVWORLD) - Cuba has started a historic transition in which President Raul Castro will step down and hand over his power to a younger successor meaning that for the first time...
Paris Peace Accords, historic milestone

Paris Peace Accords, historic milestone

(VOVWORLD) - The Paris Peace Accords signed on January 27, 1973, committed the US to respect the independence, sovereignty, and unification of the Vietnamese nation. The signing marked a milestone in...