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Hoa Lo, where the most famous Vietnam War prisoner was held

Senator John McCain was a prisoner of war at the Hoa Lo Prison for more than five years.

Two presidents honor McCain at funeral as Trump heads to golf club

Two ex-presidents from opposing parties united Saturday to honor U.S. senator John McCain.

Former Vice President Biden salutes McCain as 'a brother'

The late Republican U.S. Senator John McCain was eulogized from across America’s political divide on Thursday by Democratic former Vice President Joe Biden.
August 31, 2018 | 11:32 am GMT+7

White House wobbles on US flag after McCain death

The White House lowered its U.S. flag to half-staff, raised it back up and on Monday lowered it again after John McCain's death. 
August 28, 2018 | 08:15 am GMT+7

John McCain's Hanoi Hilton jailor recalls 'stubborn' POW

As a prisoner of war in the "Hanoi Hilton," navy pilot John McCain was known as uncompromising, frank and an avid reader.
August 27, 2018 | 11:27 am GMT+7

Vietnamese, foreigners pray for John McCain’s soul in Hanoi

People in Hanoi have placed flowers and burned incense at the Truc Bach Lake, where John McCain was captured 51 years ago.
August 27, 2018 | 10:20 am GMT+7

John McCain’s life in pictures

A look back at the life of Senator John McCain, a figurehead in U.S. politics for several decades.
August 27, 2018 | 09:05 am GMT+7

Reactions to the death of Senator John McCain

John McCain, a former prisoner of war in Vietnam who served as a U.S. senator from Arizona for more than three decades, died on Saturday at the age of 81.
August 26, 2018 | 09:00 pm GMT+7

John McCain: former foe turned ally

Vietnam remembers departed U.S. Senator John McCain as a friend who worked hard to normalize bilateral ties.
August 26, 2018 | 04:41 pm GMT+7

John McCain, unbridled titan of American politics

John Sidney McCain III had but one employer throughout his iconic and tempestuous career: the United States of America.
August 26, 2018 | 08:00 am GMT+7

US senator John McCain dead at 81: office

U.S. senator John McCain died Saturday after losing a battle to brain cancer, his office said. He was 81.
August 26, 2018 | 07:32 am GMT+7

Veteran US senator McCain halts cancer treatment

Veteran U.S. senator and war hero John McCain has stopped treatment for brain cancer, his family announced Friday.
August 25, 2018 | 11:00 am GMT+7

US Senator McCain opposes Obamacare repeal bill, a possible fatal blow

McCain said he couldn't support the bill without knowing its cost, insurance premiums and 'how many people will be helped or hurt by it.'
September 23, 2017 | 09:07 am GMT+7

US Senator McCain diagnosed with brain tumor: McCain's office

His office said the tumor was discovered when he was undergoing surgery last Friday to remove a blood clot from above his left eye.
July 20, 2017 | 08:09 am GMT+7

Against a backdrop of motorcycles, Trump pledges to help veterans

In a move to bolster support among veterans, Republican Donald Trump joined a leather-jacket-wearing, motorcycle-riding crowd in Washington on Sunday to honor fighters who served in foreign wars and advocate for those still missing in action.
May 30, 2016 | 08:07 am GMT+7
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