ASEAN defence officials at the 12th ADMM(Photo: VNA)

ADMM 12: ASEAN, dialogue partners strengthen defence cooperation

Defence Ministers of the ASEAN bloc and eight dialogues partners (Australia, China, India, Japan, New Zealand, the Republic of Korea, Russia and the US) have agreed to step up collaboration to counter terrorist threats, and consolidate mutual trust and understanding.

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ASEAN defence officials at the 12th ADMM(Photo: VNA)

ADMM 12: ASEAN, dialogue partners strengthen defence cooperation

Defence Ministers of the ASEAN bloc and eight dialogues partners (Australia, China, India, Japan, New Zealand, the Republic of Korea, Russia and the US) have agreed to step up collaboration to counter terrorist threats, and consolidate mutual trust and understanding.
Rescuers search for missing victims (Source: VNA)

Indonesia tsunami: search for victims to stop on October 11

Indonesian rescuers will stop searching for victims of the deadly earthquake and tsunami in Central Sulawesi on October 11, the country’s National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) announced on October 7.
US Ambassdor to Myanmar Scot Marciel writes in the funeral book at the Vietnamese Embassy in Myanmar (Photo: VNA)

Former Party chief Do Muoi remembered around the world

Large numbers of foreign officials, diplomats, friends and overseas Vietnamese around the world paid tribute to former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Do Muoi at Vietnamese Embassies around the world. 
Indonesia’s earthquakes: Military plays important role in relief work

Indonesia’s earthquakes: Military plays important role in relief work

The work performed by Indonesian soldiers in support of the victims of the recent natural disasters has reflected the nature of a military of the people, a professional national military, Indonesian President Joko Widodo has said of the role of the armed force.
Wife of former Malaysian PM arrested

Wife of former Malaysian PM arrested

Rosmah Mansor, the wife of former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, was arrested on October 3 by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC).
Indonesia: Another quake hit near Flores

Indonesia: Another quake hit near Flores

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.2 was recorded near Flores Island, southern Indonesia, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said on October 2.
Rescue is underway for victims of the powerful earthquakes and tsunami in Central Sulawesi. (Photo: AFP/VNA)

Indonesia’s earthquake, tsunami not declared as national disaster

The Indonesian Government will not declare the powerful earthquakes and subsequent tsunami in Central Sulawesi as a national disaster; however, it will accept international aid, said Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan.
Vietnamese students in Palu gather at Palu airport (Source: VNA)

Indonesia’s earthquake: Vietnamese students safe

The Vietnamese Embassy in Indonesia is taking action to soon bring 10 Vietnamese students out of Palu, which was hit by a strong earthquake and tsunami on September 28, to Jakarta.