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Vietnam, Canada eye stronger defence ties

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Vietnam, Canada eye stronger defence ties

Vietnamese Defence Minister Ngo Xuan Lich and his Canadian counterpart Harjit Singh Sajjan have expressed their belief that the bilateral defence ties will progress in the time ahead, helping enrich the Vietnam-Canada comprehensive partnership.

Special communiqué on former President Le Duc Anh’s passing away

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Special communiqué on former President Le Duc Anh’s passing away

The Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee, the National Assembly, the President, the Government and the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee have issued a special communiqué, announcing that former President General Le Duc Anh passed away at 20:10 on April 22, and his funeral will be held as a national mourning.

State funeral held for general Dong Sy Nguyen

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State funeral held for general Dong Sy Nguyen

A state-level funeral was held at the National Funeral Hall, No.5 Tran Thanh Tong, Hanoi, on April 10 for Lieut. Gen. Dong Sy Nguyen, former Politburo member, former Vice Chairman of the Ministers’ Council and former Commander of Truong Son Corps.

Conference reviews 10-year building of defence zones

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Conference reviews 10-year building of defence zones

The Central Military Commission (CMC) on March 19 held a teleconference to review 10 years of implementing the 10th-tenure Politburo’s Resolution No. 28/NQ-TW on continue turning centrally-run cities and provinces into firm defence zones in the new period.

Northern border defence war: victory and lessons

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Northern border defence war: victory and lessons

On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Vietnam’s war to defend its northern border, Dr Tran Huu Huy, member of the Vietnam Association of Historical Sciences, analysed the victory and historic lessons drawn from the war.