Vietnam, RoK address post-war bombs, mines

Vietnam, RoK address post-war bombs, mines

A Vietnam - Republic of Korea project on addressing the consequences of unexploded ordnance (UXO) left by wars was reviewed in the Central province of Binh Dinh on February 25.

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Military doctors urged to continue building strong military medical sector

PANO - Defense Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich sent a letter of congratulation to the military medical sector on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of the Vietnamese Doctors’ Day (February 27).

Defense mission inspects Division 375


PANO - A mission of the Ministry of National Defense, led by Major General Tran Van Ba, Deputy Head of the Department of Military Training under the General Staff, paid an inspection visit to Division 375 of the Air Defense - Air Force Service on February 24.
Minister assigns tasks to defense external sector

PANO – General Ngo Xuan Lich, Minister of National Defense, chaired a conference at the Institute for Defense International Relations in Hanoi on February 23 to assign tasks to staff of the defense external sector prior to Vietnam's 2020 ASEAN Chairmanship.

Vietnamese Defense Ministry presents medical equipment to China


PANO – Major General Nguyen Xuan Kien, Director of the Department of Military Medicine under the General Department of Logistics, chaired a ceremony on February 22 at the Friendship Border Gate in Lang Son province to hand over the Vietnamese Defense Ministry’s medical equipment to the Chinese Defense Ministry.
Six troubled fishermen rescued at sea

PANO - Flotilla 2 under the Nghe An provincial Border Guard Command has successfully brought a trawler with six members on board ashore on February 23.

Serious patients airlifted ashore by helicopter


PANO – An EC225 helicopter numbered 8619 of Military Corps 18 of the Ministry of National Defense landed at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City on February 23, carrying two severe patients from Truong Sa and Sinh Ton islands of Truong Sa island district of Khanh Hoa province to shore safely.
Quang Nam held burial service for fallen soldiers

PANO – The Party Committee, People’s Council, People’s Committee and Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee of Hoi An city (Quang Nam province) held a burial service on February 17 for five sets of remains of Vietnamese fallen soldiers.

Tay Ninh cooperates with Cambodian provinces in searching for martyrs’ remains


PANO - Steering Committee 515 for search, collection, and verification of fallen soldiers’ remains of Tay Ninh province on February 15 organized a ceremony to bid farewell to Team K70 (Department of Politics of Military Region 7) and Team K71 (the Provincial Military Command).
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