French court to hold trial on AO lawsuit on October 12 Society

French court to hold trial on AO lawsuit on October 12

President of the Vietnam Association of Victims of AO/dioxin (VAVA) Nguyen Van Rinh has sent a letter expressing support for Vietnamese-French Tran Thi To Nga who had filed a lawsuit against 26 US chemical firms for producing chemical toxins sprayed by the US army in the war in Vietnam, causing serious consequences for the community, her children and herself.
Online photo exhibition: a panorama of AO disaster Society

Online photo exhibition: a panorama of AO disaster

An online photo exhibition titled “Aspiration to better oneself” gives the audience, both domestic and foreign, an insight into the disastrous impacts of Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin on the environment and humans in Vietnam.
Wartime diaries published in new series Society

Wartime diaries published in new series

A series of the most popular wartime diaries written by 30 martyrs and soldiers has been released by the Writers' Association Publishing House on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of Reunification Day (April 30).
340kg bomb deactivated in Yen Bai Society

340kg bomb deactivated in Yen Bai

Sappers in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai on February 7 defused a US-made bomb weighing about 340 kg in Tan Lap commune, Luc Yen district.
Six US activists honoured with peace medal Society

Six US activists honoured with peace medal

Six peace activists from the US have been awarded with the “For peace and friendship among nations” medal by the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) in recognition of their contributions to peace and friendship between the two countries.
Military official demands resumption of AO victim’s lawsuit Society

Military official demands resumption of AO victim’s lawsuit

Major General Tran Ngoc Tho, former Chief of Staff of Military Region 7, sent a letter on April 16 to US courts to demand the resumption of the lawsuit filed by Vietnamese victims of Agent Orange (AO) in 2004 against 37 US chemical firms, including Monsanto and Dow Chemical.
Summit deal to focus on give-and-take over Yongbyon complex World

Summit deal to focus on give-and-take over Yongbyon complex

Whether the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea leader Kim Jong-un is ready to give up his Yongbyon nuclear complex or not, and what US President Donald Trump will give in return will be the center of their Hanoi declaration, Yonhap News reported.
US media highlights DPRK-USA Hanoi Summit World

US media highlights DPRK-USA Hanoi Summit

The US’s media has made judgments about the results of the first working day of the second summit between US President Donald Trump and leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong-un in Hanoi on February 27.
Former US Ambassador praises good beginning of DPRK-USA Hanoi Summit Vietnam World

Former US Ambassador praises good beginning of DPRK-USA Hanoi Summit Vietnam

The DPRK-USA Hanoi Summit Vietnam has been off to a great start, and the good relationship between US President Donald Trump and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) leader Kim Jong-un is good for diplomacy, former US Ambassador to the United Nations Bill Richardson told Fox News’ America Newsroom on February 27.