Vietnam’s military unit joins UN peacekeeping activities Politics

Vietnam’s military unit joins UN peacekeeping activities

Deputy Defence Minister Hoang Xuan Chien, who is also head of the Ministry of National Defence's steering committee for the participation in UN peacekeeping operations, has recently inspected how members of military engineer unit No. 1 were preparing for UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan.
Soldiers make lanterns for kids during pandemic Culture - Sports

Soldiers make lanterns for kids during pandemic

This year’s Mid-Autumn Festival takes place in the context of the country still adopting drastic measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, especially in Ho Chi Minh City, the largest hotspot. There are no activities in the city to celebrate the festival as usual, but many children here still have joy when they received lanterns made by soldiers.
Switchboard launched to support COVID-19 patients Health

Switchboard launched to support COVID-19 patients

Military Hospital 175 in Ho Chi Minh City in cooperation with Viettel Military Industry and Telecoms Group (Viettel) on September 10 launched a multi-channel switchboard 19001175 to serve officers, soldiers and people in HCM City and other localities in providing support for COVID-19 patients and information in other areas.
Vietnam seeks to accelerate people-to-people diplomacy with Russia Politics

Vietnam seeks to accelerate people-to-people diplomacy with Russia

Vietnamese Ambassador to Russia Dang Minh Khoi on August 31 had a meeting with representatives from the Russia - Vietnam Friendship Association and the association of Russian former military experts serving in Vietnam during wartime in an effort to accelerate people-to-people diplomacy between the two countries.