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Lessons learned from the 2021 Nam Dinh provincial defensive area drill

Lessons learned from the 2021 Nam Dinh provincial defensive area drill

Tuesday, January 11, 2022, 08:21 (GMT+7)
Provincial defensive area exercise is a chance to test and evaluate comprehensively the leadership, direction and administration capacity of Party committees and authorities at all levels; the capacity to act as an advisor as well as the level of organisation, command, and combat coordination of military agencies, police, departments, branches, and mass organisations in defence situations

10 notable military-defence events of the world in 2021

10 notable military-defence events of the world in 2021

Thursday, January 06, 2022, 10:19 (GMT+7)
In 2021, the world situation continued to witness both negative and positive developments. COVID-19 pandemic, strategic competition, trade war, conflicts, subversion, and disputes over sovereignty and territories were extremely intense and negatively impacted on the world’s economy and social life. The following are 10 notable military-defence events selected and introduced by National Defence Journal

Air Defence Division 375 promotes its function as "an army ready for work" during the fight against "double catastrophes"

Air Defence Division 375 promotes its function as “an army ready for work” during the fight against “double catastrophes”

Tuesday, December 28, 2021, 08:55 (GMT+7)
Being tasked with training, combat readiness, and management and defence of the region’s airspace, the Division has brought into play its tradition of “resilience, unity, and compassion” and well performed its function as “an army ready for work” to help the people with natural disaster and epidemic prevention and control, while considering this as “a combat mission in peacetime” and “a command from the heart”

To build and develop economic-defence zones for Homeland protection

To build and develop economic-defence zones for Homeland protection

Tuesday, December 28, 2021, 08:53 (GMT+7)
Up to now, the entire Military has constructed 28 economic-defence zones within strategic and extremely difficult areas. Those economic-defence zones have been promoting their roles in various fields and making contributions to fostering socio-economic development and consolidating national defence and security in the Homeland’s frontier areas

The world’s major military and political shifts in 2021

The world's major military and political shifts in 2021

Monday, December 27, 2021, 10:08 (GMT+7)
U.S military policy under Biden’s administration is shaped and implemented basing on the “Interim National Security Strategic Guidance” released on 3 March, 2021 which predicted that US is confronting changes in world power balance with growing competition from China and Russia who are pursuing their influences on regional and international scales

Military Region 5 betters its capacity to respond to non-traditional security challenges

Military Region 5 betters its capacity to respond to non-traditional security challenges

Saturday, December 18, 2021, 07:32 (GMT+7)
Due to global climate change, in recent years, natural disasters and epidemics across the country in general, within Military Region 5 in particular have had extremely complex developments. Storms, floods, and landslides have taken place continuously, causing severe human and material losses for our State, socio-economic organisations, and citizens

US-China strategic competition in Latin America

US-China strategic competition in Latin America

Wednesday, December 15, 2021, 08:17 (GMT+7)
In the past two decades, there have been significant changes in major powers’ relations in Latin America. While US gave priority to the global war on terrorism and is being trapped in the Middle East and North Africa, China has gradually expanded its influence in Latin America, challenging US’s dominant position right in its hemisphere

Hanoi’s logistics support in early days of national resistance

Hanoi’s logistics support in early days of national resistance

Sunday, December 12, 2021, 08:11 (GMT+7)
Providing logistics support for forces to fight to pin the enemy down and annihilate enemy troops as the basis for offices and factories’ safe movement to revolutionary bases in the first 60 days and nights of national resistance represents a feature of the art of combat logistics support that should continue to be further researched and effectively applied

Development of space weapons and risk of a space arms race

Development of space weapons and risk of a space arms race

Wednesday, November 24, 2021, 06:48 (GMT+7)
During the Cold War, the U.S. conducted a research program to develop ground-based anti-satellite (ASAT) ballistic missiles with nuclear and conventional warheads. In fact, it has successfully tested the RIM-161 Standard Missile, capable of directly attacking low-earth orbit satellites. Currently, the U.S. is also testing missiles launched from a reusable X-37 space plane for destroying targets on earth

Emulation Movement titled "Military Logistics Branch follows Uncle Ho’s teachings" at Signal Corps

Emulation Movement titled “Military Logistics Branch follows Uncle Ho’s teachings” at Signal Corps

Monday, November 15, 2021, 11:22 (GMT+7)
Adhering to its function and task, over the years, the Signal Corps’ Logistics Department has advised the Corps’ Party Committee and Command on exercising their leadership over the Emulation Movement entitled “Military Logistics Branch follows Uncle Ho’s teachings” via creative measures and approaches, thereby producing positive results and contributing to building a Corps towards modernity capable of maintaining the “blood vessel” of communication in any situation

Editorial: Appeal for National Resistance - its historical and epochal significance
With our nation’s humanistic tradition and burning desire for peace, our Party and President Ho Chi Minh expressed goodwill and appeasement as much as possible to avoid further bloodshed and spare more time for national construction. “But the more we make concessions, the more the French colonialists encroach on us because they want to take over our country again.” At that crucial moment of the nation, on the evening of December 19th, 1946, President Ho Chi Minh issued the Appeal for National Resistance