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Update news famous people who passed away

Professor and academician Nguyen Van Hieu, one of the most eminent scientists to make significant contributions to Vietnam’s science and technology development, passed away on Sunday at the age of 84.

Vietnam’s leading physicist passes away

Prof. Academician Nguyen Van Hieu passed away at 11:52am on January 23 at the age of 84 due to kidney and lung diseases.

FM spokesperson on Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh’s passing

The passing of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh is a loss to the Buddhist community in general and Vietnamese Buddhism in particular, said Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang.