French-era bomb found in Yen Bai Society

French-era bomb found in Yen Bai

Military sapper in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai detonated a 150kg bomb, said to be left over by the French during the war in the first half of the 20th century, on May 30, ensuring safety for local residents.
225kg bomb discovered in Quang Ninh Society

225kg bomb discovered in Quang Ninh

The Vietnamese Defence Ministry’s Bombs, Mines, Explosives Disposal Company 319 discovered and relocated a bomb weighing 225kg in Hai Ha district, the northern province of Quang Ninh on May 14.
War-era bomb found in Quang Ninh Environment

War-era bomb found in Quang Ninh

A bomb and mine disposal company on April 13 safely removed a 225-kg bomb believed to be dropped by US planes in 1972 from the construction site of a highway in the northern province of Quang Ninh.
RoK-supported mine action project launched Society

RoK-supported mine action project launched

The Republic of Korea-supported project on overcoming the consequences of post-war bombs and mines was launched during a ceremony in the central province of Quang Binh on March 9.
 Senior UK defence official visits Vietnam Politics

Senior UK defence official visits Vietnam

Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach, Vice Chief of the Defence Staff of the UK is paying a working visit to Vietnam from November 3-5 to boost defence cooperation between the two countries.
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Vietnam, Czech Republic boost defence cooperation

Vietnam and the Czech Republic are positioned to boost defence cooperation, stated Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Defence Truong Quang Khanh during a meeting with his Czech counterpart Tomas Kuchta in Prague on May 12.