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Vietnam actively engages in UN Human Rights Council’s 44th sessionicon

Vietnam actively engages in UN Human Rights Council’s 44th session

POLITICS
20/07/2020

A Vietnamese delegation, led by Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai - Permanent Representative of Vietnam to the UN, the World Trade Organisation (WTO) and other international organisations in Geneva, Switzerland – 

Coronavirus: UN makes record $10.3bn appeal for pandemic fighticon

Coronavirus: UN makes record $10.3bn appeal for pandemic fight

SOCIETY
17/07/2020

The UN says up to 265 million people could face starvation because of the impact of Covid-19.

Vietnam urges Houthi rebels to cooperate with UN in oil tanker issueicon

Vietnam urges Houthi rebels to cooperate with UN in oil tanker issue

POLITICS
16/07/2020

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese Permanent Mission to the United Nations (UN), has called on relevant parties, especially Houthi rebels, to create favourable conditions for UN experts

Vietnam calls for cooperation to end instability in Africa’s Great Lakes regionicon

Vietnam calls for cooperation to end instability in Africa’s Great Lakes region

POLITICS
16/07/2020

Regional and international cooperation are two crucial factors to wipe out security instability in Africa’s Great Lakes region in natural resources management, 

Deputy FM: Vietnam performing UNSC role wellicon

Deputy FM: Vietnam performing UNSC role well

POLITICS
16/07/2020

Vietnam performed its role as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) well in the first half of this year, 

Vietnam reaffirms support for peace deal implementation in Colombiaicon

Vietnam reaffirms support for peace deal implementation in Colombia

POLITICS
15/07/2020

The UN Security Council held an in-person meeting on Colombia on July 14 during which Vietnam reaffirmed its support for the implementation of the peace deal in the South American nation.

Vietnam shares ASEAN’s experience at UN Virtual Counter-Terrorism Weekicon

Vietnam shares ASEAN’s experience at UN Virtual Counter-Terrorism Week

POLITICS
12/07/2020

The key to prevent and counter the threats of terrorism lies in addressing the root causes of terrorism, including unemployment, injustices, inequities, discrimination, marginalisation and unresolved conflicts, 

Deputy Defence Minister holds virtual meeting with UN Under-Secretary Generalicon

Deputy Defence Minister holds virtual meeting with UN Under-Secretary General

POLITICS
11/07/2020

Lt. Gen. Nguyen Chi Vinh, Deputy Minister of National Defence, asked the UN on July 10 to offer support to peacekeepers whose missions were extended due to COVID-19, including those from Vietnam, 

Vietnam backs preventive diplomatic measures to solve conflicts in West Africa and the Sahelicon

Vietnam backs preventive diplomatic measures to solve conflicts in West Africa and the Sahel

POLITICS
10/07/2020

Vietnam backs preventive diplomatic measures and early warnings to prevent and solve conflicts in countries in West Africa and the Sahel, affirmed Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnam Permanent Mission to the United Nations.

Vietnam joins UNSC’s discussion on Central Asia’s centre for preventive diplomacyicon

Vietnam joins UNSC’s discussion on Central Asia’s centre for preventive diplomacy

POLITICS
07/07/2020

Vietnamese Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy on July 6 expressed his expectation that the UN Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia (UNRCCA) will further assist the regional states in responding to the COVID-19 and combating terrorism.

Vietnam attends UN Security Council’s Open Debate on Pandemics and Securityicon

Vietnam attends UN Security Council’s Open Debate on Pandemics and Security

POLITICS
03/07/2020

Deputy Foreign Minister To Anh Dung attended the UN Security Council’s Open Debate on Pandemics and Security on July 2, during which he said that intensifying international solidarity and multilateralism is a solution to current challenges.

Vietnam enhances its role thanks to joining UNSC activitiesicon

Vietnam enhances its role thanks to joining UNSC activities

POLITICS
02/07/2020

Given the complicated political-security and socio-economic situation in the world and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Vietnam has made a lot of contributions as a non-permanent member of the United National Security Council (UNSC), 

Vietnam reiterates consistent support for 2015 Iran nuclear dealicon

Vietnam reiterates consistent support for 2015 Iran nuclear deal

POLITICS
02/07/2020

Vietnam affirmed its consistent support for the disarmament and non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, including nuclear weapons.

UN chief 'shocked and disturbed' by video of car sex act in Israelicon

UN chief 'shocked and disturbed' by video of car sex act in Israel

POLITICS
29/06/2020

The United Nations says it is "shocked and deeply disturbed" by footage of an apparent sex act in one of its official cars in Israel.

Vietnamese peacekeepers report on COVID-19 preventionicon

Vietnamese peacekeepers report on COVID-19 prevention

POLITICS
16/06/2020

Vietnamese forces engaged in UN peacekeeping missions in the Central African Republic and South Sudan reported on the COVID-19 situation in their areas via a video conference in Hanoi on Monday.

Vietnam welcomes UNITAD's investigation of terrorist crimesicon

Vietnam welcomes UNITAD's investigation of terrorist crimes

POLITICS
16/06/2020

Vietnam welcomed the results that the UN Investigative Team to promote Accountability for Crimes Committed by the self-claimed Islamic State (IS) group (UNITAD) has achieved in its investigations and collection of evidence of the IS’s crimes, 

More efforts needed to protect women, childrenicon

More efforts needed to protect women, children

SOCIETY
05/06/2020

Violence against women and children is never acceptable, stressed United Nations (UN) agencies, the Government of Vietnam and partners during a campaign launch on Thursday.