Vietnam condemns attacks on civilians in Afghanistan World

Vietnam condemns attacks on civilians in Afghanistan

Vietnam condemns attacks on civilians, UN staff and civil infrastructure, especially infrastructure essential to people's lives, in Afghanistan, said Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy at an UN Security Council (UNSC) emergency meeting on escalating violence in the country on August 6.
Earthquake jolts southern Philippines ASEAN

Earthquake jolts southern Philippines

A 5.3-magnitude earthquake struck Davao Oriental province in the southern Philippines on September 10, according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs).
Programme encourages children in Yen Bai to wear helmets Society

Programme encourages children in Yen Bai to wear helmets

The “Helmets for Kids” programme carried out in Yen Bai province has encouraged children to wear helmets while traveling on road, and contributed to reducing casualties caused by traffic accidents among children, heard a conference on June 6. ​
Another earthquake hits Indonesia’s Lombok island ASEAN

Another earthquake hits Indonesia’s Lombok island

A 6.3-magnitude earthquake rocked Lombok island in Indonesia’s West Nusa Tenggara province on August 19, just two weeks after a quake which killed 460 people, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS). ​