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American soldier, Vietnamese girl find lost love after 50 years

“I am excited and nervous,” said Lan, 67 years young. She was about to meet someone she’d loved 50 years ago.

87 years young, wartime spy enjoys a life of peace

44 years after the Vietnam War, former intelligence officer Nguyen Thi My Nhung leads a normal, peaceful life.

Nearly 80, an elder saves drowning people, retrieves bodies

A septuagenarian war veteran in Vietnam’s Central Highlands has dedicated the autumn of his life to saving others from death.
March 03, 2019 | 12:55 pm GMT+7

14 Vietnam War martyrs’ remains found in central Vietnam

The remains of 14 Vietnam War soldiers were recovered in Quang Tri Province’s Gio Linh District on Wednesday.
September 20, 2018 | 01:40 pm GMT+7

War exhibition delivers messages of peace in Ho Chi Minh City

The U.S. anti-war movement comes alive in a series of pictures, posters and news articles.
March 20, 2018 | 02:03 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese survivors remember My Lai massacre with horror and confusion

Some people are trying to let things go, but others say they will never forget.
March 15, 2018 | 10:04 pm GMT+7

Vietnamese veteran returns from the grave after 33 years

His 87-year-old mother fainted when the son she thought had died on the battlefield walked back into her life.
February 23, 2018 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Trump using racial slurs in Congress at meeting with veterans

He referred to 'Pocahontas' when talking to Native American WWII veterans...
November 28, 2017 | 08:58 am GMT+7

South Korea seeks to calm Vietnam after controversial remarks by president

President Moon Jae-in's speech that honored South Korean veterans of the Vietnam War was met with criticism.
June 14, 2017 | 09:58 am GMT+7

Vietnam criticizes S.Korea President's remarks to honor war veterans

President Moon Jae-in honored earlier this month South Korean soldiers, including those who fought in the Vietnam War.
June 12, 2017 | 11:48 pm GMT+7

Myanmar scraps screening of film critical of military's past

The abrupt cancellation of the screening of a film critical of Myanmar's military has exposed sensitivities over portrayal of the army as the country deals with the legacy of 49 years of harsh military rule.
June 15, 2016 | 08:08 pm 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

Vietnamese and Americans are "getting along as human beings": Obama

Vietnamese and American war veterans who "had the courage not only to fight, but, more importantly, had the courage to make peace" have greatly helped to build relations between the two countries, said U.S. President Barack Obama at a lavish state luncheon in Hanoi yesterday.
May 24, 2016 | 02:53 pm GMT+7
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