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First emergency treatment for UN staff member marks new milestone in Vietnam–UN tiesicon
VIETNAM & WORLD17/06/20210

First emergency treatment for UN staff member marks new milestone in Vietnam–UN ties

Vietnam, at the request of the United Nations, has received and successfully treated a UN staff member who contracted COVID-19 while working in a regional country and was in critical condition.

 
Third Vietnamese military officer to work at UN headquartersicon

Third Vietnamese military officer to work at UN headquarters

VIETNAM & WORLD
09/04/2021

The Defence Ministry held a ceremony on April 9 to present the President’s decision to send Major Nguyen Phuc Dong from the Vietnam Department of Peacekeeping Operations, to take up a position at the United Nations headquarters in New York.

VN military medical officers receive Covid-19 vaccine before leaving for South Sudan missionicon

VN military medical officers receive Covid-19 vaccine before leaving for South Sudan mission

SOCIETY
17/03/2021

The HCM City-based Military Hospital 175 on March 16 vaccinated 70 staff members of the second-grade Field Hospital No. 3 that is leaving on a peacekeeping mission in late March to South Sudan.

Army’s participation in UN peacekeeping operations helps promote Vietnam’s statureicon

Army’s participation in UN peacekeeping operations helps promote Vietnam’s stature

POLITICS
13/03/2021

Vietnam’s participation in UN peacekeeping operations is a major policy of the Party and State and also a step towards realising the country’s policy of intensive and comprehensive integration into the world.

Level-2 Field Hospital No 3 begins last training stageicon

Level-2 Field Hospital No 3 begins last training stage

POLITICS
03/01/2021

Major General Hoang Kim Phung, Director of the Vietnam Department of Peacekeeping Operations, affirmed that all preparations have been completed and the staff of the Level-2 Field Hospital No 3 are fully capable of replacing Hospital No.2.

Army should play active role in external affairs: Deputy Defence Ministericon

Army should play active role in external affairs: Deputy Defence Minister

POLITICS
23/12/2020

Defence diplomacy is not only an external task of the Ministry of National Defence or the army but also associated with national independence, sovereignty, and interests of Vietnam, as well as security and peace in the region and the world.

Vietnam vows to foster UN-ASEAN cooperation in peacekeepingicon

Vietnam vows to foster UN-ASEAN cooperation in peacekeeping

POLITICS
16/09/2020

Vietnam is committed to fostering cooperation between ASEAN and the United Nations (UN) in peacekeeping operations, Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the UN, 

Ten more officers assigned to join UN peacekeeping operationicon

Ten more officers assigned to join UN peacekeeping operation

POLITICS
19/08/2020

The Defence Ministry held a ceremony in Hanoi yesterday to hand over the President’s decision to assign 10 officers to join the UN peacekeeping operation at the UN headquarters, the Central African Republic and South Sudan.

Programme highlights outcomes of Vietnam’s participation in UN peacekeepingicon

Programme highlights outcomes of Vietnam’s participation in UN peacekeeping

POLITICS
21/01/2020

An exchange programme was held in Hanoi on January 20 to share the outstanding outcomes of Vietnam’s participation in United Nations peacekeeping operations over the last five years.

UN lauds Vietnam’s contributions to peacekeeping missionsicon

UN lauds Vietnam’s contributions to peacekeeping missions

POLITICS
19/12/2019

United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix has lauded Việt Nam’s contributions to the UN, especially via peacekeeping missions.

63 military personnel at Level 2 Field Hospital honouredicon

63 military personnel at Level 2 Field Hospital honoured

POLITICS
10/12/2019

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has commended 63 military personnel of the Level 2 Field Hospital Rotation 1 for accomplishing their mission during the UN's international peacekeeping operation in South Sudan.

Vietnam's priorities in the month of UNSC chairmanship towards peace and security promotionicon

Vietnam's priorities in the month of UNSC chairmanship towards peace and security promotion

SOCIETY
01/12/2019

Vietnam has set specific priority goals: Contributing to prevent conflict, enhance diplomatic prevention, resolve conflicts through peaceful measures, fight against climate change and promote human rights.

Vietnam joins drill on peacekeeping, mine action in Indonesiaicon

Vietnam joins drill on peacekeeping, mine action in Indonesia

POLITICS
16/09/2019

Vietnam is taking part in a field exercise on peacekeeping operations and humanitarian mine action that opened at the Indonesia Peace and Security Centre in Sentul city on September 16.

Vietnam attends 8th Seoul Defence Dialogueicon

Vietnam attends 8th Seoul Defence Dialogue

POLITICS
04/09/2019

Member of the Party Central Committee and Deputy Defence Minister, Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Chi Vinh on September 3 arrived in the Republic of Korea to attend the eighth Seoul Defence Dialogue in the Republic of Korea (RoK).

Vietnam highlights women’s role in peacekeeping at UNSC debateicon

Vietnam highlights women’s role in peacekeeping at UNSC debate

POLITICS
12/04/2019

Vietnam and other United Nations member nations discussed women’s active role in peacekeeping during an open debate of the UN Security Council (UNSC) in New York on April 11.