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Despite expected US troop hike, no end in sight to Afghan war

Trump declined to say how many more U.S. soldiers will be deployed or how long the U.S. force will be in Afghanistan.

Collection provides ‘objective’ insight into Vietnam's conflicts with US, China

Why the US-backed government is no longer a ‘puppet regime’ and details of the seldom-mentioned Chinese invasion ...

Warrior spirit: Story of a man who had his legs slowly hacked off during Vietnam War

He was captured working as a spy during the war, but refused to give in to excruciating torture.
July 27, 2017 | 04:58 pm GMT+7

In Vietnam, pain and memories linger on decades after China's invasion

Living with broken bodies and minds, the horror story isn't over for many.
July 18, 2017 | 04:18 pm GMT+7

Vietnam War remnants on display as country commemorates newly-found martyrs

A pair of rings made from bullet casings were among the items found in a mass grave at the Bien Hoa military airbase.
July 13, 2017 | 04:48 pm GMT+7

Vietnam in the eyes of a Cuban artist — a present retrospective

René Mederos' Vietnam posters are being showcased for the first time with modern-day responses from five contemporary Vietnamese artists. 
May 30, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Bodies of civilians dumped near Philippines city besieged by Islamists

The executions of civilians add to growing fears that subscribers to IS ideology are determined to establish a presence in the southern Philippines.
May 28, 2017 | 03:23 pm GMT+7

Cambodia PM repeats warning of war if opposition wins vote

Prime Minister Hun Sen has vowed to stay on after more than three decades in power.
May 26, 2017 | 08:06 am GMT+7

300-kilo war bomb seized while en route for sale in Vietnam

The bomb was unearthed by scavengers in a forest in the central province of Quang Tri.
May 03, 2017 | 11:43 am GMT+7

S.Korean island erects statue commemorating Vietnamese victims of war massacres

Peace activists said around 9,000 Vietnamese civilians were killed in massacres by South Korean troops during the Vietnam War.
April 26, 2017 | 03:04 pm GMT+7

Hundreds flee Mosul fighting as others return to former IS areas

Iraqi forces have taken much of Mosul from the militants who overran the city in June 2014. The military now controls the eastern districts and are making advances in the west.
April 24, 2017 | 04:22 pm GMT+7

Experts blow up 130 US cluster bombs in central Vietnam

Officials say that more than 1,000 unexploded bombs left over from the war still litter the site.
April 16, 2017 | 03:34 pm GMT+7

North Korea 'ready for war' with United States

Pyongyang denounces 'reckless moves' by the U.S., including deploying a Navy strike force to waters around the Korean peninsula.
April 11, 2017 | 02:40 pm GMT+7

UN chief says suspected chemical attack shows 'war crimes' in Syria

At least 72 civilians including 20 children died in the attack on the rebel-held Syrian town of Khan Sheikhun.
April 05, 2017 | 03:37 pm GMT+7

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.
March 27, 2017 | 02:19 pm GMT+7