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Vietnam ratifies Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

Vietnamese Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, head of the Vietnam Permanent Mission to the United Nations, deposited with the UN Secretary General Vietnam’s instrument of ratification of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons on May 17, becoming the 10th country to do so.…

US hospital ship joins Pacific Partnership Program

The US Navy’s hospital ship USNS Mercy docked in Nha Trang port on Thursday, beginning its Pacific Partnership Program 2018 until June 2.

More than 500 US officers and crewmembers and their Vietnamese partners will work with Nha Trang hospitals to provide health examinations and treatment to people, administer first-aid to victims at local beaches, and repair and upgrade local medical facilities in localities.…

NA Standing Committee wraps up 24th session

The National Assembly Standing Committee wrapped up its 24th session on Wednesday after three working days.

In her closing speech, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said that during the session the Standing Committee adopted four resolutions on important issues within its jurisdiction.…

NA Standing Committee wraps up 24th session

The National Assembly Standing Committee wrapped up its 24th session on Wednesday after three working days.

In her closing speech, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said that during the session the Standing Committee adopted four resolutions on important issues within its jurisdiction.…

Vietnam to send more officers to UN peace-keeping missions

Vietnam will dispatch more officers, particularly females, to participate in UN peacekeeping operations, said Deputy Defense Minister Nguyen Chi Vinh at a meeting of EU defense chiefs in Belgium this week.…

PM orders settlement of Thu Thiem urban area’s problems

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said citizens’ legitimate interests must be protected in accordance with laws and policies and that the interests of the State, investors, and the people must be harmonized.…

Russia, Iran, Turkey to underline role of de-escalation zones in Syria

Russia, Turkey, and Iran to underlined the key role of de-escalation zones in maintaining the cease-fire in Syria during the ninth round of Astana talks on Syria held in Kazakhstan.

A statement issued after the meeting said the three guarantor states reaffirmed their commitment to the sovereignty, independence, unity, and territorial integrity of Syria, while maintaining the cease-fire and the de-escalation zones.…