UXO kills more than 40,000 people in Vietnam Videos

UXO kills more than 40,000 people in Vietnam

Since 1975, bombs and mines left from the war in Vietnam killed more than 40,000 people and injured 60,000 others, mainly those of working-age and children. The information was released at a press con
RoK gives Vietnam bomb detectors Society

RoK gives Vietnam bomb detectors

The Vietnam National Mine Action Centre (VNMAC) on March 19 received 200 explosive detectors donated by the government of the Republic of Korea (RoK).
Quang Tri mobilises resources to settle post-war landmines Society

Quang Tri mobilises resources to settle post-war landmines

The central province of Quang Tri has mobilised more than 20 projects and non-project aid packages worth over 4 million USD in the first nine months of the year to address the lingering consequences of bombs and mines left by wars across the locality.
Vietnam, US increase people-to-people exchange Politics

Vietnam, US increase people-to-people exchange

Vice President of the Vietnam-US Society (VUS) Bui The Giang received in Hanoi on March 14 a delegation of the US Fund for Reconciliation and Development led by its Director John Francis McAuliff.
Vietnamese Ambassador hails ASEAN-US cooperative ties World

Vietnamese Ambassador hails ASEAN-US cooperative ties

The US’s growing cooperative relations with Asian countries, including those from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), in various fields, will significantly contribute to regional peace, security and development cooperation.
Unexploded bombs found in Dak Lak province Society

Unexploded bombs found in Dak Lak province

Two bombs weighing over 1,600kg left from the US war in Vietnam have been safely removed from the gardens of local families in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak, the Military High Command said.
US veterans study post-war consequences in Vietnam Society

US veterans study post-war consequences in Vietnam

Vice President and General Secretary of the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) Don Tuan Phong has welcomed members of the US Veterans For Peace (VFP) group to study Vietnamese culture and people and post-war consequences in the country, said.
Dak Nong defuses 200kg bomb Society

Dak Nong defuses 200kg bomb

The military high command in the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong, on January 4, defused a 226kg bomb unearthed in the local Dak Song district.
Danish NGO funds UXO clearance in Quang Nam province Society

Danish NGO funds UXO clearance in Quang Nam province

Denmark’s non-governmental organisation DDG is providing a non-refundable aid of nearly 1.29 million USD for phase II of a project on searching for and settling unexploded ordnance (UXO) in central Quang Nam province.