Hanoi receives Chilean President’s sculpture gift

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The Hanoi People’s Committee hosted a ceremony on December 15 to inaugurate an art sculptural work presented by Chilean President Michelle Bachelet.

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Vietnam supports victims of unexploded ordnance

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Vietnam supports victims of unexploded ordnance

A workshop was held December 3 aimed at looking for ways to boost cooperation between Vietnam, NGOs and other international institutions in providing support for bomb and mine victims.

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Germany helps clear unexploded ordnances

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VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago

The German Ministry of Foreign Affairs has funded a project to help the central province of Thua Thien-Hue disarm unexploded ordnances (UXOs) left over from the war, according to the provincial People's Committee.

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Germany helps Thua Thien-Hue clear unexploded ordnances

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Germany helps Thua Thien-Hue clear unexploded ordnances

The German Ministry of Foreign Affairs has funded a number of projects to help the central province of Thua Thien-Hue disarm unexploded ordnances (UXOs) left over from the war.

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My Lai survivor writes book

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VietNam News English 2 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Pham Thanh Cong, 57, was one of only a dozen survivors of 1968's infamous My Lai massacre. More than four decades later, he has written a book about the mass murder, in which American soldiers killed 504 unarmed civilians.

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1,000-pound bomb safely detonated in Quang Tri

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VietNam News English 3 month(s) ago

1,000-pound bomb safely detonated in Quang Tri

Exploded Ordnance Disposal (EOD) teams from Peace Trees Viet Nam (PTVN) detonated and removed a 1,000-pound (450kg) bomb in the central Quang Tri Province yesterday.

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Tunnel preserves memories of wartime

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VietNam News English 3 month(s) ago

Tunnel preserves memories of wartime

Ky Anh tunnel, which played a vital role in the American war, is being restored as a tourist destination. Cong Thanh reports.

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250 kg bomb detonated

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250 kg bomb detonated

A 250kg bomb left over from the war in Ha Tinh Province has been detonated in a controlled explosion on August 5.

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Con Co Island strives to become safe tourist end

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Con Co Island strives to become safe tourist end

A ceremony was held in the central province of Quang Tri on July 31 to mark the 10th founding anniversary of Con Co Island district which is striving to become a culture and tourism destination in the near future.

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American war veterans welcomed in Hanoi

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VietnamPlus English 6 month(s) ago

President of the Vietnam-US Association Nguyen Tam Chien received a visiting delegation from the American Legion (AL), led by its National Commander Daniel Mitchell Dellingger, in Hanoi on June 10.

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Unexploded grenades leave 2 kids dead

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VietNam News English 7 month(s) ago

Two children from Phuc Trach Commune in the central province of Quang Binh were killed yesterday by two grenades left over from the American War, the communal Party secretary Nguyen Van Hien told Viet Nam News in a phone interview.

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Ho Chi Minh Trail section restored

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VietNam News English 8 month(s) ago

Authorities in the central province of Quang Nam have invested VND4.5 billion (US$214,000) to restore nearly 1km of the Ho Chi Minh Trail, the main route for providing support from the north to the south during the American War.

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Peace Trees active in UXO clearance in Vietnam

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VOV News English 9 month(s) ago 1 related news

The US organisation Peace Trees Vietnam (PTVN), which consists mostly of American war veterans, has helped Vietnam deactivate around 64,000 pieces of explosives and clear over 138 ha of land contaminated with the unexploded ordnance (UXO) in the country’s central region since 1995.

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Peace Trees active in disarming UXO in Vietnam

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VietnamPlus English 9 month(s) ago 1 related news

The US organisation Peace Trees Vietnam (PTVN), which consists mostly of American war veterans, has helped Vietnam deactivate around 64,000 pieces of explosives and clear over 138 ha of land contaminated with the unexploded ordnance (UXO) in the country’s central region since 1995.

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Central provinces strive to clear UXO

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VietnamPlus English 9 month(s) ago

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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