Vietnam-Laos military ties should be upgraded: Lao minister Politics

Vietnam-Laos military ties should be upgraded: Lao minister

Vietnam and Laos should elevate the relations between their armies to a new height to prevent sabotage plots by hostile forces that harm the special friendship and solidarity between the two nations, said Lao Minister of Defence General Chansamon Chanyalat.
Heed always paid to building modern regular army: PM Politics

Heed always paid to building modern regular army: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stated that despite coping with difficulties, the Party and State have always paid heed to building the modern regular army at a working session with the Defence Ministry in Hanoi on November 29.
Myanmar tightens security in Rakhine state World

Myanmar tightens security in Rakhine state

Myanmar’s authorities have tightened security in ten key sensitive areas of Sittway, the capital of western Rakhine state, following violence in Mrauk U township last week.
Thailand arrests suspects linked to bombings World

Thailand arrests suspects linked to bombings

Thailand’s military administration on August 18 announced that 15 suspects allegedly linked to a series of bombings in seven southern provinces are being detained in a military camp in Bangkok.
Lao newspaper explores plots against Vietnam Politics

Lao newspaper explores plots against Vietnam

The Lao “Security” newspaper, published by the Lao Ministry of Security, carried several stories alleging that forces hostile to Vietnam attempted to sabotage recent elections in the country.