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Top 10 international defence and military events in 2022

Top 10 international defence and military events in 2022

Friday, January 27, 2023, 09:12 (GMT+7)
In 2022, the world continued to witness a volatile panorama with dark and light colours interwoven. Strategic competition among major powers, local conflicts, boundary and territorial disputes, arms races, etc. happened in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic being controlled, yet its aftermaths still affect many countries.

Developing social insurance and health insurance policy – A cornerstone of the Military’s social security system

Developing social insurance and health insurance policy – A cornerstone of the Military’s social security system

Thursday, January 26, 2023, 07:17 (GMT+7)
In the upcoming time, in order to turn social insurance and health insurance into the mainstay of the Military’s social security system and encourage all military staff members to keep their mind on their work, all-level party committees, commands, and persons in charge of social insurance and health insurance should continue raising their responsibility, proactively dealing with difficulties, and well implementing a number of measures.

Trung Khanh District improves defence and security education

Trung Khanh District improves defence and security education

Tuesday, January 17, 2023, 11:08 (GMT+7)
Clearly understanding its importance, in recent years, Trung Khanh District, together with improving the socio-economic development, has enhanced the national defence and security; considering the education on national defence and security as one of the main missions which needs to be implemented with many practical and effective solutions.

Phu Quoc combines socio-economic development with strengthening of national defence and security

Phu Quoc combines socio-economic development with strengthening of national defence and security

Thursday, December 29, 2022, 08:17 (GMT+7)
Currently, facing requirements and missions of safeguarding the Fatherland in the new situation and grasping the Party’s view that every step of socio-economic development is a step of fortifying national defence and security, the authorities of Phu Quoc city continue to focus their leadership of close combination of socio-economic development with strengthening of national defence and security.

Combining socio-economic development with defence and security consolidation in the Southwestern region of Viet Nam in the implementation of the Strategy for Fatherland Protection

Combining socio-economic development with defence and security consolidation in the Southwestern region of Viet Nam in the implementation of the Strategy for Fatherland Protection

Wednesday, December 28, 2022, 10:24 (GMT+7)
Southwestern region of Viet Nam consists of 13 provinces and municipalities with a total area of 40,600 square kilometres and a population of 17,273,630; its sea, islands, and mainland borders many countries. Therefore, it has great potential and resources for economic development, particularly agriculture, seafood, petroleum, and renewable energy, accounting for 11.95% of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). It also has rich history and culture with the peoples of Viet, Khmer, Chinese, and Cham, thereby holding a position of strategic importance to socio-economic development, defence, security, and diplomacy of the South and the whole country.

Party General Secretary wraps up China visit

Party General Secretary wraps up China visit

Wednesday, November 02, 2022, 14:14 (GMT+7)
Concluding the visit, the two sides issued a joint statement on continuing to promote and deepen the Vietnam-China comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership. The two sides held that Vietnam and China are both good neighbours and good friends sharing one strip of mountains and rivers, and good comrades and good partners with the same purpose, sharing a common destiny and making joint efforts for people’s happiness, wealthy and strong countries, and the noble cause of peace and development of mankind.

Vietnam, China issue joint statement

Vietnam, China issue joint statement

Wednesday, November 02, 2022, 14:14 (GMT+7)
Vietnam and China have issued a joint statement on continuing to promote and deepen the Vietnam-China comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership on the occasion of Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong’s official visit to China from October 31 - November 1.

Continuing to build mighty reserve forces

Continuing to build mighty reserve forces

Friday, October 21, 2022, 13:56 (GMT+7)
The cause of constructing and safeguarding the Fatherland has set out higher and weightier demand. It is required that the whole Party, People, and Army keep on cementing defence-security capabilities and building a solid all-people national defence posture. In particular, the building of mighty reserve forces which is a strategic and consistent policy of the Party and the State must be comprehensively conducted with multiple synchronous and effective measures.

Rejecting distortions about Viet Nam’s policies for ethnic minority groups

Rejecting distortions about Viet Nam’s policies for ethnic minority groups

Sunday, September 18, 2022, 06:53 (GMT+7)
Since its inception and during its leadership over our country’s revolution, grounded on Marxist-Leninist viewpoints on the role of the masses as well as on the Vietnamese nation’s tradition, our Party and President Ho Chi Minh have always attached special importance to issues relating to ethnicity and national great unity and considered them as a determinant to the victory of the Vietnamese revolution.

Enhancing VPA’s participation in the UN peacekeeping operations

Enhancing VPA’s participation in the UN peacekeeping operations

Friday, September 16, 2022, 22:00 (GMT+7)
Vietnam’s UN peacekeeping operations have left international friends with a strong impression of the images of the country and Vietnamese people as well as the noble quality of “Uncle Ho’s Soldiers”. These vital and significant operations have represented a peace-loving and humane country that willingly participates in tackling issues encountered by the international community to safeguard the Fatherland “early and from afar” through peaceful solutions.

A look back at the Victory of Ha Noi – Dien Bien Phu in the air 50 years ago
Victory of “Ha Noi – Dien Bien Phu in the Air” inflicted the heaviest defeat on the U.S. Air Force in the history and became the most glorious symbol of the power of revolutionary heroism and Vietnamese wisdom and creativity in the Ho Chi Minh era. Half a century has passed, but lessons learnt from that illustrious victory remain valid both theoretically and practically and need further applying and leveraging in today’s cause of national building and defence.