Discover US naval ships at Da Nang’s port

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VietnamNet English 2 week(s) ago

Discover US naval ships at Da Nang’s port

VietNamNet Bridge - Two US naval ships, the USS John S. McCain and USNS Safeguard, docked at Tien Sa Port in Danang on April 7, beginning an exchange visit to Vietnam.

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WWII bomb blast in Thailand kills seven, injures 19: officials

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WWII bomb blast in Thailand kills seven, injures 19: officials

At least seven people died and 19 others were injured Wednesday when a massive World War II bomb exploded at a scrap metal warehouse in Bangkok as workers tried to cut it open, officials said.

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Culture Vulture ( 19-03-2014)

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

American filmmaking couple Eric Neudel and Alison Gilkey are in Viet Nam from March 11 to 20 to present their TV documentary Lives Worth Living about the struggle for equal rights for people with disabilities, beginning after World War II and ending with the Americans with Disabilities Act in 1990. During their visit, they met with filmmakers in HCM City, Can Tho and Ha Noi and people with disabilities.

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Man who said he kissed nurse in Times Square photo dies at 86

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Man who said he kissed nurse in Times Square photo dies at 86

U.S. Navy sailor Glenn Edward McDuffie kisses a nurse in Times Square in an impromptu moment at the close of World War II, after the surrender of Japan was announced in New York, Aug. 14, 1945. McDuffie died in Texas at the age of 86, the Houston Chronicle reported on March 14, 2014. Victor Jorgensen/US Navy/REUTERS

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General Giap literature gets addition

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VietNam News English 1 month(s) ago

A book on the late General Vo Nguyen Giap's great vision on business and economic development will be published next month by the People's Police Publishing House.

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Pentagon plans to shrink US Army to pre-WWII level

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Pentagon plans to shrink US Army to pre-WWII level

WASHINGTON – The Pentagon plans to scale back the US Army by more than an eighth to its lowest level since before World War II, signaling a shift after more than a decade of ground wars.

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Thais join historic cycling tour with Myanmar peers

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VietnamPlus English 2 month(s) ago

As many as 1,000 Thai and Burmese cyclists joined a friendship cycling tour on February 23 morning.

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Hong Kong police dismantle 'biggest' WWII bomb

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Hong Kong police dismantle 'biggest' WWII bomb

Hong Kong police on Friday successfully dismantled the largest World War II bomb yet found in the city after its discovery on a construction site prompted the evacuation of 2,260 people.

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Over 2,000 evacuated as WWII bomb found in Hong Kong: police

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HONG KONG, February 6, 2014 (AFP) - More than 2,000 people were evacuated and roads closed in central Hong Kong Thursday after a World War II bomb weighing almost a tonne was discovered on a construction site, police said.

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Vietnam shares mankind desire for peace

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VOV News English 3 month(s) ago 1 related news

(VOV) - Ambassador Le Hoai Trung, Vietnam’s Permanent Representative to the UN has reiterated the country’s willingness to share the mankind’s desire for peace and development as the country had to suffer great losses to protect its independence and territorial integrity.

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Half a million archeological items 'pillaged' annually in France

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VietNam News English 3 month(s) ago

France, prized by tourists for its historical treasures, loses at least half a million buried archeological items to pillagers each year, a group fighting the practice have said.

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Philippines typhoon death toll tops 5,200

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Philippines typhoon death toll tops 5,200

The death toll from Super Typhoon Haiyan has risen above 5,200, making it one of the Philippines' deadliest ever natural disasters, the government said on Friday, two weeks after the devastating storm struck.

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Wartime shell found at Hong Kong tourist hotspot

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Wartime shell found at Hong Kong tourist hotspot

A bomb disposal squad was called to one of Hong Kong's prime tourist destinations Thursday when a wartime artillery shell was found by construction workers.

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French, German leaders in historic visit to WWII massacre site

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VietNam News English 8 month(s) ago

French President Francois Hollande and German counterpart Joachim Gauck on Wednesday pay a landmark visit to the ghost village of Oradour-sur-Glane where 642 people were massacred by Nazi troops during World War II.

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German Film Festival goes nationwide

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SaigonTimes English 8 month(s) ago 1 related news

This year’s ten top films from Germany will be presented at the fourth German Film Festival from September 5 to October 3 in Hanoi, Haiphong, Hue, Danang, HCMC, Nha Trang and Thai Nguyen.

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