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Exploring Cu Chi by river

Culture - Sports

Exploring Cu Chi by river

CNN has listed a system of tunnels in Ho Chi Minh City’s Cu Chi district as one of the world’s top underground tourist attractions. The complex of tunnels was formed between 1946 and 1948 48 during the resistance war against French aggression. During the Vietnam War, the tunnels, built on an area of the so-called “Iron Land” in southern Vietnam, were used as hospitals, communication and supply routes, and living quarters for Vietnamese soldiers. A reporter from Vietnam Investment Review’Timeout finds out more.

TV show revisits war

Society

TV show revisits war

A TV series on the American War in Vietnam will be broadcast on Vietnam Television (VTV) this weekend to mark the 35th anniversary of the liberation of southern Vietnam.

War film tours US universities

Culture - Sports

War film tours US universities

Veteran director Dang Nhat Minh’s film “Dung Dot” (Don’t Burn) about the life of a female doctor killed in the American War will be screened at Brown University in the US state of Rhode Island on Nov. 4.