Dien Bien Phu victory celebrated in Laos Society

Dien Bien Phu victory celebrated in Laos

The Lao Ministry of National Defence and the Vietnamese Defence Attache Office in Laos on May 9 held a ceremony to mark the 65th anniversary of the Dien Bien Phu victory (May 7) which ended the French rule in Vietnam.
Dien Bien Phu victory, an everlasting epic Politics

Dien Bien Phu victory, an everlasting epic

Dien Bien Phu victory in 1954 was Vietnam's greatest victory in the war against the French, leading to the signing of the Geneva Accords, ending the war in Vietnam and restoring peace in Indochina.
Dien Bien upgrades relics of historic Dien Bien Phu battle Travel

Dien Bien upgrades relics of historic Dien Bien Phu battle

The People’s Committee of the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien has approve a project to upgrade a number of relic sites on the former battlefield of the historic Dien Bien Phu campaign as the 65th anniversary of the victory nears (May 7, 1954-2019).
Ambassador opposes Chinese diplomat’s view on East Sea issue Politics

Ambassador opposes Chinese diplomat’s view on East Sea issue

Vietnamese Ambassador to Belgium and Luxembourg Pham Sanh Chau, who is also the head of Vietnam Mission to the European Union, has written an article refuting the wrongful arguments on the East Sea issue of Chinese Ambassador to Belgium and the EU Yang Yanyi published on The New Europe on June 28.
Society

Law experts discuss legal actions against China

Defying Vietnam’s request, China has failed to withdraw its floating drilling rig Haiyang Shiyou-981 from Vietnam’s exclusive economic zone, and experts say using legal actions against China’s illegal move is a practical option for Vietnam, said radio The Voice of Vietnam (VOV) on May 27.
Politics

UN official reflects on 1954 Geneva accords

Director General of the United Nations Office in Geneva, Michael Moller, has stated that the 1954 Geneva Accords brought peace and saved hundreds of thousands of lives in Indochina.
ASEAN

Cambodia from Day Zero

The 20th century saw a rare humanitarian and just event that Vietnamese people and army helped Cambodians overthrow the Pol Pot genocidal regime and free the country. The People’s Army Newspaper (PAN) introduces a series of articles by Colonel Le Lien, former PAN journalist cum former Vietnamese volunteer soldier participating in this historical event.