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World powers react to North Korea’s latest missile launch

Russia is “extremely worried” about tendency towards an escalation on the Korean peninsula.

Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov made the statement on Tuesday, following North Korea’s latest missile test.

During a Tuesday phone conversation, Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and US President Donald Trump agreed to increase pressure on North Korea.…

World powers react to North Korea’s latest missile launch

Russia is “extremely worried” about tendency towards an escalation on the Korean peninsula.

Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov made the statement on Tuesday, following North Korea’s latest missile test.

During a Tuesday phone conversation, Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and US President Donald Trump agreed to increase pressure on North Korea.…

East, Southeast Asia join forces to combat synthetic drug

The fight against synthetic drug in East and Southeast Asia is the main topic of a 2-day conference which opened in Hanoi on Tuesday.

Deputy Head of the Standing Office for Drug Control (SODC) under the Vietnam Ministry of Public Security Colonel Hoang Anh Tuyen said the expansion of the synthetic drug market is threatening over 100 countries worldwide.…

Car bomb attack kills 13 in Afghanistan

At least 13 people were killed and 18 others, mostly civilians, were wounded on Sunday when a suicide car bomber struck an Afghan army convoy in southern Helmand province.

The attack took place at a supermarket in the Nawa district.…

US sticks to peace measures on Korean Peninsula

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson declared Sunday that North Korea’s latest missile test was a “provocative act” act against the United States and its allies but said that he still hopes to persuade Pyongyang to come to the negotiating table.…

2nd L’Espace French Cultural Center to open in Hanoi

The French cultural center L’Espace will open its second site in Hanoi.

The information was announced at the 5th Congress of the Vietnam-France Friendship Association of Hanoi on Sunday. The new L’Espace will be located in Ha Dong district to help link the two countries while promoting French culture and language.…

US-funded facility improves training for Vietnam’s peacekeeping forces

The US government on Monday handed over to Vietnam a training facility and equipment for peacekeeping forces.

The facility named S5 consists of 15 training rooms, able to accommodate 600 learners at the same time, and a 254-seat conference hall.…