Lantern festival in tribute to fallen soldiers

Lantern festival in tribute to fallen soldiers

(VOVWORLD) - A flower and lantern floating festival was held on Thach Han River in Quang Tri province on Saturday to mark the 73rd anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day (July...
Veteran army doctor composes patriotic folk songs

Veteran army doctor composes patriotic folk songs

(VOVWORLD) - Colonel-Doctor Ly Viet Hung has earned a place in the heart of Vietnamese folk music lovers, especially those in the southwestern region, with his many songs about Vietnamese soldiers and...
World peace from anti-fascist war perspective

World peace from anti-fascist war perspective

(VOVWORLD) - On May 9, 1945, several days after the Italian fascists were defeated by the Allies, Germany’s fascists also surrendered. That event marked the complete collapse of fascism in Europe and...
Vietnam addresses post-war UXO consequences

Vietnam addresses post-war UXO consequences

(VOVWORLD) - Today is International Mine Awareness Day, April 4. It is estimated that more than 6 million ha of land or 19 per cent of Vietnam’s total area are contaminated with bombs,...
Russia, Turkey engage in another war of nerves

Russia, Turkey engage in another war of nerves

(VOVWORLD) -Northwestern Syria has once again become a hotspot of a prolonged crisis in Syria. Concerns are mounting over the tense confrontation between Russia and Turkey, the two countries...
Dialogue examines bomb, mine action

Dialogue examines bomb, mine action

(VOVWORLD) - Measures to deal with post-war unexploded ordnance (UXO) and toxic chemicals in Vietnam were discussed at a dialogue held by the Standing Office of the National Steering Committee...
US threatens tariff increase on Chinese goods

US threatens tariff increase on Chinese goods

(VOVWORLD) - US President Donald Trump on Tuesday threatened to increase tariffs on imported Chinese goods if the US and China can not reach an agreement to end the current trade...
US close to trade deal with China

US close to trade deal with China

(VOVWORLD) - The US is nearing a trade deal with China, as discussions are going very well, Larry Kudlow, Director of the US National Economic Council, told the Council on Foreign...