Sunday, February 23, 2020, 19:32 (GMT+7)

To make seas and islands an everlasting living and developing space (continued)

To make seas and islands an everlasting living and developing space (continued)

Monday, October 28, 2019, 07:52 (GMT+7)
Thoroughly grasping the Party’s guidelines, over the past years, our Military and people have made every effort to implement the mission of developing maritime economy in combination with safeguarding the Homeland’s sea and island sovereignty, and recorded significant accomplishments, as evidenced by great improvements in awareness and a sense of responsibility amongst the whole political system

Resolutely, persistently fighting to defend the Homeland’s independence, sovereignty, unification, and territorial integrity

Resolutely, persistently fighting to defend the Homeland’s independence, sovereignty, unification, and territorial integrity

Friday, October 25, 2019, 06:56 (GMT+7)
Our people’s Homeland construction and defence cause in the new situation has advantages and faces a lot of difficulties and challenges. Against that backdrop, all cadres, party members, and the masses should continue grasping the Party’s new thought on the Homeland protection and especially its salient viewpoint on “resolutely, persistently defending the Homeland’s independence, sovereignty, unification, and territorial integrity”

The Naval Zone 5 improves the work of defence diplomacy

The Naval Zone 5 improves the work of defence diplomacy

Thursday, October 24, 2019, 10:09 (GMT+7)
To safeguard the national sovereignty over seas and islands under their responsibility, the Naval Zone 5’s Party Committee and Command have focused their leadership and direction on performing the tasks comprehensively and attached importance to defence diplomacy as a political mission

Forming a protective shield in the "between-wind-and-water" region (continued)

Forming a protective shield in the “between-wind-and-water” region (continued)

Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 22:26 (GMT+7)
The Border Guard Force (BGF) in the coastal Southwestern provinces has always defied all the odds, “stayed close to the locals and local administrations” and properly and opportunely advised local administrations on measures for managing and defending sovereignty and security in maritime border areas as it plays a core role in this regard

2nd Naval Region improves overall quality and combat capability

2nd Naval Region improves overall quality and combat capability

Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 07:58 (GMT+7)
Due to new requirements for the defense of our maritime sovereignty and the implementation of Central Party Committee Resolution 04 (tenure X) on “Vietnam maritime strategy by 2020”, on March 19, 2009, the then Minister of National Defense ratified the establishment of 2nd Naval Region. Since its foundation 10 years ago, units of the Region have always effectively completed their assigned tasks

Vietnam Coast Guard Law – A new legal basis for maritime law enforcement

Vietnam Coast Guard Law – A new legal basis for maritime law enforcement

Monday, February 18, 2019, 15:36 (GMT+7)
In its 6th meeting, Vietnam Socialist Republic National Assembly (Tenure XIV) passed the Coast Guard Law; this piece of legislation will be officially put into effect on July 1, 2019. This is a crucial legal basis for Vietnam’s maritime law enforcement, greatly contributing to the work of protecting the country’s maritime sovereignty, sovereign rights and jurisdiction and maintaining its maritime security and safety

Three focal points to improve law enforcement effectiveness in the Second Regional Coast Guard

Three focal points to improve law enforcement effectiveness in the Second Regional Coast Guard

Friday, November 16, 2018, 20:26 (GMT+7)
The Second Regional Coast Guard performs duties in the waters covering six central provinces of Vietnam. Over the past years, under the direct leadership of the Party Committee and High Command of the Vietnam Coast Guard (VCG), with the coordination, assistance and support of local Party committees, authorities and people, the Regional Coast Guard (RCG) has overcome difficulties and fulfilled all its assigned tasks

Truong Sa Brigade stands firmly on the Homeland’s front-line islands

Truong Sa Brigade stands firmly on the Homeland’s front-line islands

Monday, May 14, 2018, 10:27 (GMT+7)
Under the leadership of the Party Committee and the Naval High Command, directly the Party Committee and the Command of the NR4, and the support of the internal and overseas Vietnamese, in the last 40 years, generations of cadres and soldiers of the Brigade have shown the solidarity and upheld the spirit of determination to win to overcome all challenges, difficulties and losses, devoting to build, to fight, and to firmly protect the sovereignty of the Homeland over the Spratly Islands.

Applying experience from the 1968 Spring General Offensive and Uprising to the building of political base in Danang

Applying experience from the 1968 Spring General Offensive and Uprising to the building of political base in Danang

Friday, January 26, 2018, 16:50 (GMT+7)
Spring 1968, under the guidance of the Politburo, 5th Regional Party Committee’s Standing Board decided to choose Danang to be the main area of operation in the upcoming General Offensive and Uprising. That said, Danang Special Zone Party Committee introduced Quang Trung Resolution (the name implied that the offensive would be swift like Quang Trung’s strikes) to its subordinate units

The role of the special elite force in 1968 Tet General Offensive and Uprising and Comando force development in new era

The role of the special elite force in 1968 Tet General Offensive and Uprising and Comando force development in new era

Sunday, January 21, 2018, 16:39 (GMT+7)
In the 1968 Tet General Offensive and Uprising, our Party utilized various forces, among which, an exceptionally qualified force played a critical role, which was to paralysed the Command Center of the enemy, making a tremendous contribution to our general victory. Applying the lessons to the development of a powerful and modern commando force is an urgent need at present

Top ten notable military events of the world in 2019
The year 2019 marked the transitional period of the world order from “unipolarity” to “multipolarity,” both creating opportunities and posing challenges for small countries’ defence of independence and self-reliance. The following outstanding military events selected by the National Defence Journal will give us a basic description of the world scene in 2019
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