Post-Islamic State Era terrorist threats

Post-Islamic State Era terrorist threats

Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 07:22 (GMT+7)
Besides searching for new areas of operations, it has also changed its ways of recruitment, ways and means of conducting the attacks. While the attacks with guns, knives, transport vehicles and hot weapons are still carried out effectively, they have also begun to deploy low altitude missiles, tanks and amoured vehicles, or even drones for their attacks. Previous primary targets of attacks, e.g. airports, metro stations, now have been changed to crowds, such as: carnivals, cultural and artistic events which are prone to large casualties.

Development trend of the times: Viet Nam is consistent with its chosen path

Development trend of the times: Viet Nam is consistent with its chosen path

Monday, June 15, 2020, 06:50 (GMT+7)
Economic cooperation with countries by various dynamic means on the basis of equality, mutual benefits, respect for independence and sovereignty, and non-intervention in the internal affairs of other countries in any forms will enable Viet Nam to take advantage of capital, techniques, modern technologies, and management experience for economic development, acceleration of industrialisation, modernisation of the country, and establishment of material infrastructure of socialism.

A chance of peace for Afghanistan

A chance of peace for Afghanistan

Thursday, May 28, 2020, 08:12 (GMT+7)
The nearly-2-decade war in Afghanistan represented not only a “nightmare” for the U.S but also a regional and world “flashpoint”. U.S, Taliban and other stakeholders can’t solve the conflict in Afghanistan by military measures but peaceful means.

Viet Nam National Defence White Paper clearly expresses the nature of peace and self-defence

Viet Nam National Defence White Paper clearly expresses the nature of peace and self-defence

Thursday, May 14, 2020, 15:39 (GMT+7)
Viet Nam’s introduction of the “four-no” policy in its National Defence White Paper demonstrates the true humanity of our Party and State’s guiding standpoint in peacetime. It also expresses our aspiration for promoting defence cooperation with countries in the world to enhance national defence and response to common security challenges.

Bringing into play the virtues of "Uncle Ho’s soldiers" when participating in the UN peacekeeping

Bringing into play the virtues of “Uncle Ho’s soldiers” when participating in the UN peacekeeping

Tuesday, May 12, 2020, 09:37 (GMT+7)
In the current situation, apart from the tasks of training, combat readiness, and national protection, our Vietnam People’s Army (VPA) is assigned to take part in the United Nations peacekeeping, which is seen as a glorious mission. The VPA is entrusted with this new, extremely difficult task by the Party and the State as it is associated with the country’s status

The entire VPA continues improving itself to deserve the title of "Uncle Ho’s soldiers"

The entire VPA continues improving itself to deserve the title of “Uncle Ho’s soldiers”

Wednesday, May 06, 2020, 13:31 (GMT+7)
Over the past 75-plus years, generations of military staff members have always been absolutely loyal to the Homeland, the Party, the State, and the people. They have surmounted difficulties, courageously fought against any enemy, and successfully fulfilled all assigned missions in the previous wars for national liberation and today’s national construction and protection

Not joining any military alliances – A sound policy of Vietnam national defence

Not joining any military alliances – A sound policy of Vietnam national defence

Monday, April 20, 2020, 14:56 (GMT+7)
To reaffirm its consistent defence viewpoints and policies and help facilitate mutual understanding and confidence building between Vietnam and other countries in the world, in 2019, the Ministry of National Defence released the Vietnam National Defence White Paper emphasizing its “Not joining any military alliances” policy.

Bringing into play the virtues of "Uncle Ho’s soldiers" when participating in the UN peacekeeping

Bringing into play the virtues of “Uncle Ho’s soldiers” when participating in the UN peacekeeping

Monday, April 13, 2020, 18:05 (GMT+7)
The image of “Vietnamese messengers of peace” who are working in the UN Peacekeeping Missions in the Central African Republic and South Sudan as well as cadres and employees of the Level-2 Field Hospitals No.1 and No.2 and the engineer team have made contributions to developing and elevating the inherent virtues of “Uncle Ho’s soldiers” to the international level and displaying culture and glorious tradition of the heroic Vietnamese people and the heroic Vietnam People’s Army

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.

Promoting the virtues of "Uncle Ho’s soldiers" when participating in the United Nations peacekeeping

Promoting the virtues of “Uncle Ho’s soldiers” when participating in the United Nations peacekeeping

Tuesday, March 10, 2020, 21:52 (GMT+7)
The title of “Uncle Ho’s soldiers” and the noble virtues of Vietnamese revolutionary soldiers have been formed and developed during the Vietnam People’s Army’s construction, combat and maturity process. Inheriting and bringing into play those special qualities, cadres, officers, and soldiers of the Vietnam People’s Army taking part in the United Nations peacekeeping have always heightened a sense of responsibility, successfully fulfilled their assigned tasks, and bolstered the qualities and image of Uncle Ho’s soldiers

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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