War veterans recall Gac Ma battle Society

War veterans recall Gac Ma battle

Nearly 500 war veterans who struggled to defend Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago met in Hoa Vinh town, Dong Hoa district, the central province of Phu Yen, to recall the Gac Ma battle.
Fallen soldiers in Gac Ma battle commemorated in Da Nang Society

Fallen soldiers in Gac Ma battle commemorated in Da Nang

Nearly 200 war veterans who once stationed on Gac Ma (Johnson South) Reef in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago attended a ceremony held in central Da Nang city on March 14 to commemorate 64 soldiers who laid down their lives while defending the island on March 14, 1988.
Khanh Hoa authorities commemorate 64 Gac Ma naval martyrs Society

Khanh Hoa authorities commemorate 64 Gac Ma naval martyrs

The authorities of the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa and local armed forces gathered on March 14 to pay tribute to 64 naval officers and soldiers who lost their lives in a battle to protect Gac Ma (Johnson South) Reef in Vietnam’s Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago three decades ago.
Hanoi joins hands for Truong Sa Fund Society

Hanoi joins hands for Truong Sa Fund

A fundraiser was held on March 12 by the Hanoi National Assembly Deputies delegation and the Office of the municipal People’s Council in response to a call from the city’s Fatherland Front Committee.
Ly Son Island leaps into the present Society

Ly Son Island leaps into the present

Ly Son Island, 30km off the coast of central Quang Ngai province, has had a face-lift since connecting to the national power grid in 2014. But while islanders have benefited from the rapid changes, serious environmental challenges are also arising.
Tet comes early to Truong Sa islanders Society

Tet comes early to Truong Sa islanders

The traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) has arrived early for soldiers and islanders on Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago as ships are crossing rough seas to carry Tet gifts and supplies from all parts of the country to the islands.
Naval force records positive performance in 2017 Society

Naval force records positive performance in 2017

The Vietnam People’s Navy carried out all solutions it has set to consolidate soldiers and officers’ political and ideological firmness and strengthen training to enable its force to fit a variety of tasks, especially combat readiness on ships, in islands, and off-shore platforms.
Vietnamese expats in Laos work to strengthen solidarity Society

Vietnamese expats in Laos work to strengthen solidarity

Representatives of the Vietnamese people in Laos on January 28 looked back on their activities in 2017, sharing the view that the community did to strengthen their solidarity and reinforce the two countries’ special friendship and solidarity.