The Military actively participates in search and rescue at sea

The Military actively participates in search and rescue at sea

Tuesday, July 07, 2020, 08:08 (GMT+7)
With the spirit of “regardless of the danger” and “all for the people", the Military has always been at the forefront and timely present at the place of natural disasters and incidents; thereby clearly demonstrating its pioneering and core role in responding to incidents, overcoming the consequences of natural disasters, and SAR on sea.

Son La builds firm defensive area

Son La builds firm defensive area

Thursday, June 25, 2020, 07:43 (GMT+7)
Over the past years, together with strengthening socio-economic development, the Provincial Party Committee and Peopple’s Committee have focused on leading, directing the implementation of military and defence tasks with emphasis on building the firm defensive area as a premise for the protection of the country.

Naval Battalion 129 combines military-defence task with marine economic development

Naval Battalion 129 combines military-defence task with marine economic development

Wednesday, June 10, 2020, 06:53 (GMT+7)
The Naval Battalion 129 (aka Truong Sa Marine Products One Member Limited Liability Company) - an enterprise under the Military Port of Saigon, the Naval Command, was established on May 27th, 1978 under the Decision 415/QĐ-BQP by the Ministry of National Defence. It is assigned to maintain combat readiness, conduct patrols and reconnaissance to safeguard the national sovereignty over seas and islands, protect petroleum exploration and exploitation and marine economic activities, and supervise fisheries

Promoting the Military’s core role in responding to natural calamities, and search and rescue

Promoting the Military’s core role in responding to natural calamities, and search and rescue

Tuesday, June 09, 2020, 09:28 (GMT+7)
Given the complications of global climate change and the risk of serious incidents and disasters during the process of modernisation and industrialisation of the country, the Military should advise the Party and the State to direct the ministries, sectors and localities to study and give out anticipation and warning about the probable disasters and diseases as foundation for the making of strategies and policies for socio-economic development in combination with the building of projects and plans for responding to the situations.

The district of Dong Anh builds strong all-people national defence

The district of Dong Anh builds strong all-people national defence

Saturday, May 30, 2020, 16:48 (GMT+7)
Building the all-people national defence is a strategy by our Party and a central, routine task of the entire political system and people in the Homeland construction and protection. Being fully aware of this task, over the years, the Party Committee and People’s Committee of Dong Anh district have focused their leadership and direction on performing this important work via many drastic, synchronous measures and achieved significant results

Military Technical Academy enhances efficiency of technical assurance for training and scientific research

Military Technical Academy enhances efficiency of technical assurance for training and scientific research

Sunday, May 17, 2020, 09:26 (GMT+7)
As a multidisciplinary technical training institution, the Academy is equipped with both modern and old weapons and equipment, such as a number of modern systems of technical equipment, including a series of high-tech specialized laboratories and the Soviet army weapons, tanks - armored vehicles, military engineering equipment, artillery, air defence - air force, information, and electronic warfare equipment

Promoting its heroic tradition, the Hanoi Air Defence Division remains strong on the new front

Promoting its heroic tradition, the Hanoi Air Defence Division remains strong on the new front

Sunday, May 17, 2020, 09:26 (GMT+7)
The Air Defence Division 361 - under the Air Defence - Air Force Service was founded on May 19th, 1965 (on the occasion of the 75th birthday anniversary of beloved President Ho Chi Minh). With such a great honour and pride, right after its inception, the Division won the first victory, shooting down a RF-4C aircraft of the U.S. when it first violated the airspace of the capital city of Hanoi on May 25th, 1965

Regiment 236’s experiences in combat training

Regiment 236’s experiences in combat training

Sunday, April 12, 2020, 09:39 (GMT+7)
The Missile Regiment 236 under the Division 361, the Air Defence - Air Force Service is assigned to perform the training task, maintain combat readiness, and directly safeguard the airspace of Hanoi and several prime national targets in the North and the Northwest. Over the years, in addition to training courses on mastering the existing weapons and equipment, the Regiment is tasked with gradually training its troops to use a number of upgraded, digitalised, and new-generation weapons and missiles

Flight Division 372 improves the quality of training and flight safety assurance

Flight Division 372 improves the quality of training and flight safety assurance

Sunday, March 15, 2020, 16:40 (GMT+7)
The Flight Division 372 under the Air Defence - Air Force Service is tasked with conducting combat training, with a focus on flight training and flight safety assurance, and cooperating with other forces in firmly protecting the airspace and the sea, island and border areas in the Central and Central Highlands regions. Thoroughly understanding the mission requirements, over the past years, the Division’s Party Committee and commanders have concentrated on promoting the synergy of all organizations and forces, overcoming difficulties, improving the quality of combat readiness, flight training and flight safety assurance

NATO – 70 years of existence and recent divergence

NATO – 70 years of existence and recent divergence

Tuesday, March 10, 2020, 21:52 (GMT+7)
Due to the concern about instabilities in the Trans-Atlantic relations, European Union, including some key members of NATO, is thinking about building a self-reliant and independent defence to reduce their dependence on the U.S security umbrella.

National Assembly commences ninth session
Deputies will also deliberate and vote on some important drafts such as the resolution on the law and ordinance making programme for 2021, adjustments to the law and ordinance making programme for 2020, resolutions ratifying the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA)
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