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A war within: Vietnamese women warriors search for inner peace in Zen

Leaving their youth behind, they brought home physical and emotional pains that could not be healed but only eased by their faith in Buddhism.

How Saigon became Ho Chi Minh City

To many, the city has been known by its current name long before the war ended.

A day in the life of a Vietnamese intelligence agent

From his small home, 90-year-old Colonel Nguyen Van Tau remembers the day the war ended.
April 29, 2017 | 01:01 pm GMT+7

Mass grave unearthed at Vietnam airport

A military search unit, assisted partially by two U.S. veterans, believes it has unearthed the burial site of 150 Vietnamese soldiers killed in the war.
April 14, 2017 | 11:40 am GMT+7

Ken Burns tackles Vietnam War in 'visceral' 18-hour TV history

'We are facing this very painful chapter and try to unpack it.'
April 04, 2017 | 03:01 pm GMT+7

100-kilo Vietnam War bomb unearthed in southern province

Authorities said the bomb could still detonate at any time and cause serious damage.
March 24, 2017 | 06:56 pm GMT+7

Legendary Vietnam War photographer Nick Ut to close lens on distinguished career

The AP photojournalist is best known for the 'napalm girrl' photo.
March 13, 2017 | 03:06 pm GMT+7

It's payback time, America

A diplomatic kerfuffle in Phnom Penh reminds us that the U.S. owes Vietnam $25.7 billion.
March 13, 2017 | 02:18 pm GMT+7

Demystifying the secret war in Laos

Joshua Kurlantzick, the author of a new book about the Vietnam War's most misunderstood legacy, talks to VnExpress International.
March 11, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Hanoi, after the war began

Rare photos of a city scarred and broken by a historic battle that marked the beginning of the resistance war against the French.
February 18, 2017 | 02:23 pm GMT+7

Back in the delta, US envoy Kerry meets former foe

In his last trip as U.S. Secretary of State, John Kerry comes back to Vietnam's Mekong Delta, his former battlefield.
January 15, 2017 | 11:37 am GMT+7

Forgetting Thanh Phong

Vietnam's dilemma of having to close the book on a war crime to open a U.S.-backed school.
January 05, 2017 | 08:35 am GMT+7

230kg war bomb deactivated in central Vietnam

Around 1,500 people are killed every year in the country by unexploded ordnance.
November 30, 2016 | 02:41 pm GMT+7

Another massive war bomb found in central Vietnam

The 266-kilo bomb is the fourth discovered in Quang Tri Province in the past four months.
November 24, 2016 | 01:30 pm GMT+7

Massive batch of war-era ammunition unearthed in Vietnam

80 cartridges were discovered at what used to be a military base in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak.
November 07, 2016 | 05:03 pm GMT+7