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Vietnam , Sunday 21 April 2019

News Vietnam: Agent Orange: US to clean up toxic Vietnam War air base

News source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-48000185
Publicated on: Saturday 20 April 2019

The US has launched a multi-million dollar clean-up operation at an air base in Vietnam it used to store the notorious chemical Agent Orange. The ten-year programme, unveiled more than four decades ...

News Vietnam: Right place, right time: Woman scammed in Vietnam finds help from fellow Albertan

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/canada/right-place-right-time-woman-scammed-in-vietnam-finds-help-from-fellow-albertan/ar-BBW9kPw?li=AAggNb9
Publicated on: Sunday 21 April 2019

Violet Reid had just been scammed out of $2,000 and was lost in Ho Chi Minh City when she walked into a local fast food restaurant looking for help. The friendly woman Reid met in the park earlier ...

News Vietnam: Is Vietnam Creeping Into a Succession Crisis?

News source: https://thediplomat.com/2019/04/is-vietnam-creeping-into-a-succession-crisis/
Publicated on: Friday 19 April 2019

A rumor about the health of Vietnam’s supreme leader, Nguyen Phu Trong, has stormed the country’s vibrant social media landscape in recent days. Trong, 75, was alleged to have suffered from a ...

News Vietnam: Vietnam Airlines serves Tay Ninh’s products on its flights

News source: https://vietnamnet.vn/en/travel/vietnam-airlines-serves-tay-ninh-s-products-on-its-flights-525236.html
Publicated on: Sunday 21 April 2019

Leaders of Vietnam Airlines and Tay Ninh province exchanged the signed agreement at the ceremony on April 19 Under a cooperation deal signed recently with the provincial People’s Committee, Vietnam ...

News Vietnam: Vietnam War veterans educate Harborside students about their experiences

News source: https://www.kenoshanews.com/news/education/vietnam-war-veterans-educate-harborside-students-about-their-experiences/article_cb54d812-6e5b-57a7-a518-ccf336ba640a.html
Publicated on: Saturday 20 April 2019

Vietnam War veteran Mike Kirchen was apprehensive at first about speaking with high school students about his time in the war, but after meeting with and speaking to students at Harborside Academy two ...

News Vietnam: USAID launches latest clean-up for Vietnam War-era Agent Orange site

News source: https://news.yahoo.com/usaid-launches-latest-clean-vietnam-war-era-agent-105854559.html
Publicated on: Friday 19 April 2019

Hanoi (AFP) - The US launched on Saturday a $183 million clean-up at a former Vietnam storage site for Agent Orange, a toxic defoliant used in their bitter war which years later is still blamed for ...

News Vietnam: How Vietnam Quietly Built up 10 Islands in Asia’s Most Disputed Sea

News source: https://www.voanews.com/a/how-vietnam-quietly-built-up-10-islands-in-asia-most-disputed-sea/4882776.html
Publicated on: hursday 18 April 2019

Both China and Vietnam are building up tiny islets across Asia’s most disputed sea, but while China receives international criticism Vietnam receives very little, and even gets some support because ...

News Vietnam: Vietnam temporarily rank second at Hong Kong U18 tournament

News source: https://vietnamnet.vn/en/entertainment-sports/vietnam-temporarily-rank-second-at-hong-kong-u18-tournament-525233.html
Publicated on: Sunday 21 April 2019

Vietnam tied 0-0 with Myanmar in the second match of the four-side International U18 Football Tournament in Hong Kong on April 20. Vietnam (in red) tied 0-0 with Myanmar in the match on April 20 ...

News Vietnam: Military wives fought to bring their husbands home from Vietnam

News source: https://www.csmonitor.com/Books/2019/0418/Military-wives-fought-to-bring-their-husbands-home-from-Vietnam
Publicated on: hursday 18 April 2019

As the wife of a Navy officer in the 1950s, Sybil Stockdale had her own guidebook. It was called "The Navy Wife," and within its dog-eared pages it contained all the rules and regulations a woman like ...

News Vietnam: Veterans take to the skies in Vietnam helicopter

News source: https://www.wkrg.com/news/baldwin-county/veterans-take-to-the-skies-in-vietnam-helicopter/1941943317
Publicated on: Saturday 20 April 2019

ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (WKRG) -- In Baldwin County, The Friends of Army Aviation Ozark took people on flights in a Vintage Vietnam UH-1 Huey Helicopter Saturday. For some veterans taking to the skies, it ...

News Vietnam: Victory for Vietnam as 2019 Southeast Asian Games seedings revised; Golden Dragons in Pot 3 in new ranking

News source: https://www.foxsportsasia.com/football/asian-football/1083119/victory-for-vietnam-as-2019-southeast-asian-games-seedings-revised-pot-3-new-ranking-sea/
Publicated on: Saturday 20 April 2019

The organising committee of the 2019 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games have been forced to revise the seedings of the men’s football competition following an official complaint from Vietnam who felt they ...

News Vietnam: Vietnam police seize a tonne of meth stashed in loudspeakers

News source: https://news.yahoo.com/vietnam-police-seize-tonne-meth-stashed-loudspeakers-064345640.html
Publicated on: Friday 19 April 2019

Police in southern Vietnam have seized more than a tonne of methamphetamine after uncovering a smuggling operation involving at least two Taiwanese nationals and a Vietnamese man, the third massive ...