Settling bomb, mine consequences urgent: PM Society

Settling bomb, mine consequences urgent: PM

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc calls for greater efforts in dealing with war-left landmines and UXO consequences and toxic chemical contaminated soil to protect people’s safety and their living environment.
Permanent office of UXO steering committee set up Society

Permanent office of UXO steering committee set up

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc, head of the National Steering Committee on the Settlement of Post-war Unexploded Ordnance and Toxic Chemical Consequences, has signed a decision to establish the committee’s permanent office.
Vietnam tightens ties with Russia, Philippines Politics

Vietnam tightens ties with Russia, Philippines

Vietnam attaches importance to defence ties with Russia, affirmed Nguyen Chi Vinh, member of the Party Central Committee and Deputy Defence Minister, at a reception in Hanoi on September 20 for Russian Ambassador to Vietnam Konstantin Vnukov.
ASEAN experts seek solutions to UXO problem Environment

ASEAN experts seek solutions to UXO problem

The third conference of an expert working group on humanitarian mine action within the framework of the ASEAN Defence Ministers Meeting- Plus (ADMM+) was held in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue
Central provinces strive to clear UXO Society

Central provinces strive to clear UXO

Many areas of land in the central province of Ha Tinh, once hit hard with hundreds of tonnes of bombs and mines during the American war, are being revived as a result of a 2010-2025 national action programme on overcoming the consequences of post-war unexploded ordnance (UXO).
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US war veterans welcomed in Hanoi

Vice President of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) Nguyen Van Kien received a delegation from the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the US (VFW) in Hanoi on November 22.