New military service regulation issued

The Ministry of Defence has issued a new regulation which orders college and university graduates to enter military service.

New military service regulation issued

Young men in Hanoi joined the military service this year

According to the ministry, many people have evaded compulsory military service. Some families even paid bribes to avoid enlistment. 

Under the new regulation, the list will cover college and university graduates and those from ethnic minority groups aged between 18 and 27 will be forced to do military service.

 

The age for those not in higher education doing military duty is between 18 and 25.

Localities and agencies need to have the clear information of people regarding the age of compulsory military service. Dtinews

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