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Vietnamese peacekeepers reveal reality of South Sudan conflict

They recall their work in a country where 10-year-old boys know how to fire an AK.

How much is an Afghan life worth? That depends

'A man in Kandahar may get $4,000 for his damaged car while a woman in Gardez gets $1,000 for her dead child. ...

Syrian war monitor says 465,000 killed in six years of fighting

Among those killed are more than 96,000 civilians, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
March 14, 2017 | 11:09 am GMT+7

The day Vietnam lost a Spratly reef to China

A total of 64 Vietnamese soldiers died defending reefs in the Spratly Archipelago on March 14, 1988, and they lost Gac Ma.
March 14, 2017 | 09:49 am GMT+7

Japanese emperor heads to Vietnam for first time

The emperor Akihito and his wife Michiko are scheduled to visit Hanoi and Hue and meet with families of some of the Japanese soldiers who stayed after WWII.
February 28, 2017 | 02:19 pm GMT+7

Old loves highlight Japan and Vietnam's new bonds

'He promised to come back and pick us up. But he never could.'
February 24, 2017 | 02:33 pm GMT+7

Remembering Vietnam's bloody border war with China

Many children, pregnant women and senior citizens died in the sudden Chinese onslaught of February, 1979.
February 17, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Boat anchor gets caught on 100-kilo Vietnam War bomb

Officers said it is one of thousands dropped by the U.S. during the Christmas Bombings in 1972.
December 19, 2016 | 10:54 am GMT+7

In tale of massacre, Vietnamese survivor wants South Koreans to ‘know the truth’

Nguyen Thi Thanh says it’s a painful and harrowing story to relive again and again.
December 07, 2016 | 09:33 am GMT+7

300-kilo war bomb found in central Vietnam

Unexploded ordnance from the Vietnam War still threatens a fifth of land mass across the country.
November 02, 2016 | 05:12 pm GMT+7

Cleaning up after war: Vietnam's de-miners at work

41 years after the war, un-exploded ordnance continues to kill and maim in Vietnam.
October 14, 2016 | 03:05 pm GMT+7

Ukrainian artists turn shrapnel into art

Artists use shrapnel from Ukraine's eastern conflict region for an art project entitled "Evolution of Dictatorship".
September 28, 2016 | 08:16 am GMT+7

German film about Agent Orange in Vietnam nominated for Emmy

It tells the story of one family's brave effort to cope with the fallout from Agent Orange.
August 11, 2016 | 04:14 pm GMT+7

Should we forgive Bob Kerrey for his role in Vietnam war massacre?

Something that caught my eye recently was an article about Bob Kerrey, chairman of Vietnam’s first American-style private university in Ho Chi Minh City. He is also a former US ...
June 02, 2016 | 03:51 pm GMT+7

The timeline of U.S. - Vietnam post-war relationship

In 1990, Vietnam and the U.S. got together for the first time since the war ended to discuss normalizing bilateral relations. Fast forward 26 years, and Barack Obama is the third ...
May 21, 2016 | 12:58 pm GMT+7