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Vietnam co-chairs debate on protecting environment in armed conflicts
Protecting the environment in conflicts is a crucial need and a shared responsibility of the international community, Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese Mission to the United Nations, has affirmed.
Diplomats highly value Vietnam’s flexibility as ASEAN Chair amid pandemic
12:04 30/04/2020
Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc and diplomats of other ASEAN countries recently took part in the first teleconference of the ASEAN Committee in Washington DC (ACW).
Symposium stresses diplomacy’s role in Paris peace agreement negotiations
12:04 30/04/2020
Diplomacy was one of the most important aspects, together with military and politics, in negotiations for the Paris Peace Accords – an agreement to end the war and restore peace in Vietnam, heard a symposium in Hanoi on April 28th.
Vietnam attends UNSC’s video conference on Darfur situation
23:51 26/04/2020
Ambassador Pham Hai Anh, deputy head of the Vietnamese mission to the United Nations, has attended a video conference on Darfur situation in Sudan and operation of the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) held by the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).
Congratulations to Tanzania on Union Day
10:57 26/04/2020
Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong on April 25th sent a message of congratulations to President of the United Republic of Tanzania John Magufuli on the occasion of the country’s 56th Union Day (April 26th, 1964-2020)
Foreign NGOs ready to support Vietnam’s efforts against COVID-19
11:16 25/04/2020
Foreign non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in Vietnam have affirmed their willingness to support the Vietnamese Government’s efforts in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
China’s notes at UN inconsistent with int’l law: Deputy spokesperson
10:23 24/04/2020
China’s circulation of a number of diplomatic notes at the United Nations (UN) that raise unreasonable sovereignty claims over Vietnam’s Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagos as well as maritime claims in the East Sea runs counter to the provisions of the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), an official said on April 23rd.
Vietnam keeps close watch on complex situation in ASEAN countries’ territorial waters
09:53 22/04/2020
Spokeswoman of the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Le Thi Thu Hang on April 21st replied to reporters’ questions about the recent complex situation in some ASEAN countries’ territorial waters.
Vietnam attends teleconference on parliamentary role in fighting COVID-19
09:51 22/04/2020
Chairman of the National Assembly’s Committee for External Relations Nguyen Van Giau took part in a teleconference on April 21st regarding the role of parliaments in international cooperation in fighting COVID-19.
Vietnam proposes cooperative measures against COVID-19
17:43 20/04/2020
Health Ministers from major economies in the G20 started an online meeting on April 19th to discuss joint measures to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, in which Vietnam proposed measures for international cooperation in the fight against the pandemic.