The city of Mong Cai performs two strategic missions in the new situation

The city of Mong Cai performs two strategic missions in the new situation

Tuesday, April 13, 2021, 13:44 (GMT+7)
Being fully aware of the two strategic missions of the Vietnamese revolution, over the years, the party committees, authorities, armed forces, and people of the city of Mong Cai have focused on combining socio-social development with defence-security consolidation and diplomacy via effective measures in accordance with local particularities

A forecast about the U.S. security and defence policy for the Indo-Pacific region

A forecast about the U.S. security and defence policy for the Indo-Pacific region

Tuesday, March 02, 2021, 07:32 (GMT+7)
When Washington enhanced its strategy to compete with Beijing and gather forces in the region, allies and partners of the U.S. adopted many policies to facilitate America’s strategy. It is clear for us to see that when China pressurised Australia regarding COVID-19, this country clearly expressed its support for the U.S. policy to build a rules-based order and flatly refused to use the 5G technology developed by China

Turkey’s calculations make waves in the Eastern Mediterranean

Turkey's calculations make waves in the Eastern Mediterranean

Wednesday, October 28, 2020, 14:46 (GMT+7)
Not accepting the fact, at the end of 2019, Turkey signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) to delimit maritime zones between the two sides, paving the way for oil and gas exploration activities later. The incident will not be worth discussing if the boundary corridor established by these two countries is not close to Crete Island under Greek sovereignty. Greek leaders said that the Libyan and Turkish agreements violated international law, ignoring the presence of the island of Crete.

New political upheavals in the Europe

New political upheavals in the Europe

Monday, September 30, 2019, 06:59 (GMT+7)
In 2019, the European Union (EU) held elections that would play a decisive role in this bloc’s future when the regional and global politics were experiencing major, complex transformations. Those included the election to the European Parliament and the elections of key positions, such as European Commission (EC) President, European Central Bank President, and High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy

The EU Strategy for connecting Europe and Asia - opportunities and challenges for regional defence and security

The EU Strategy for connecting Europe and Asia - opportunities and challenges for regional defence and security

Monday, March 11, 2019, 10:52 (GMT+7)
On September 22nd 2018, the European Union (EU) officially announced the EU-Asia Connectivity Strategy. This is an important part aimed at realizing the EU Global Strategy in the 21st century, creating a lot of opportunities for and posing many challenges to the regional defence and security

Shangri-La Dialogue 2017 - vision for regional security and Vietnam’s participation

Shangri-La Dialogue 2017 - vision for regional security and Vietnam’s participation

Wednesday, July 19, 2017, 08:18 (GMT+7)
Taking place from the 2nd to the 4th of June 2017, with 5 plenary sessions and 4 simultaneous special sessions, Shangri-La Dialogue 2017 discussed and proposed important directions for regional security. This year, the Dialogue attracted a large number of participants, among whom Vietnam is always an active one

The world’s political and military situation in 2016

The world’s political and military situation in 2016

Monday, January 09, 2017, 15:45 (GMT+7)
Dialogue and cooperation for peace, stability and development continue to be the main trend. However, differences, military conflicts, and armed races have been severe, complicated and unpredictable. Thus, the world’s political and military picture in 2016 is mixed with various tones

New Global Strategy for the European Union

New Global Strategy for the European Union

Tuesday, November 29, 2016, 10:12 (GMT+7)
On June 28th, 2016, the European Union officially announced its brand new Global Strategy on Foreign and Security Policy with a focus on accelerating close and comprehensive cooperation for a stronger Europe. This has been seen as the most fundamental change in EU foreign and security policy since 2003 and expected to have a profound impact on the face of the world security

ASEAN Political-Security Community and Vietnam’s role

ASEAN Political-Security Community and Vietnam’s role

Monday, March 07, 2016, 15:12 (GMT+7)
After nearly 5 decades of its establishment, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations successfully built ASEAN Community in December 2015, basing on three pillars, namely Political-Security Community, Economic Community, and Social-Cultural Community, for peace and prosperity of regional countries. Among these, the Political-Security Community plays an important role in maintaining peace and stability in the region and consolidating ASEAN international status

The world’s 10 most notable defence and security events in 2015

The world’s 10 most notable defence and security events in 2015

Monday, January 25, 2016, 16:03 (GMT+7)
Over the past 1 year, despite constant air raids conducted by US-led alliance, IS has still survived and continued its crime, even exporting terrorism to many other places in the world, from Africa, Europe, America to the Southeast Asia, threatening the world security

New Prime Minister takes oath of office
The new leader said he is deeply aware of the important role and position of the Government and its operations in building and developing the nation and in safeguarding its independence, sovereignty, unity, and territorial integrity for the goal of wealthy people and a strong, democratic, fair, and civilised nation