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"I think our relationship with Vietnam is fundamentally strategic in nature...", US Ambassador to Vietnam Marc Knapper said in an online exchange with VietNamNet readers.

The US Ambassador's ‘predestined’ relations with Vietnam

Mr. Marc E. Knapper, US Ambassador to Vietnam, speaks to VietNamNet about a special story of his family.

US Ambassador describes his addiction to banh chung and four Tet holidays in VN

“I really love the Tet season,” US Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel J. Kritenbrink told VietNamNet in an interview on the occasion of the lunar New Year (Tet).

US ambassador pays visit to Hanoi’s Temple of Literature

The United States’ ambassador to Vietnam Daniel J. Kritenbrink went on a tour of the historic Temple of Literature, the nation’s oldest university, in Hanoi on November 17 to mark the 38th Vietnamese Teachers’ Day which falls on November 20.

The online talks between US Ambassador Daniel Kritenbrink and VietNamNet readers

On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of Vietnam-US diplomatic relations, VietNamNet invited the US Ambassador to Vietnam Daniel Kritenbrink to join an online talks with our readers.

What foreign ambassadors say about Vietnam's coronavirus fight?

It seems that Vietnam has adapted to a "new normal" state after it reopened the economy in late April.

US Ambassador spends time at Vietnam Friendship Village in Hanoi

Daniel J. Kritenbrink, the US Ambassador to Vietnam, paid a visit to the Vietnam Friendship Village located in Hoai Duc district of Hanoi on January 13.

US ambassador, Information Ministry discuss internet freedoms

Minister of Information and Communication Truong Minh Tuan has asked the US ambassador to Vietnam, Ted Osius, to encourage internet giants Google and Facebook to open offices in Vietnam.

US ambassador to South Korea injured by knife-wielding attacker

 The US ambassador to South Korea, Mark Lippert, has been injured by a knife-wielding attacker in Seoul.

US Ambassador celebrates Kitchen God Day

US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius released fish on February 11 into the West Lake in Hanoi on the occasion of the Kitchen God Day (23rd Lunar December).

US Ambassador’s Op-Ed on Vietnam-US relations

 US Ambassador Ted Osius delivered a speech on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the normalization of relations between Vietnam and the United States. Following is his speech.

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President Sang bids farewell to US diplomat

 President Truong Tan Sang on August 6 hosted a reception for outgoing US Ambassador David Shear who came to say goodbye before concluding his term in Vietnam.

Prime Minister bids farewell to outgoing US ambassador

 Vietnam attaches special importance to stepping up cooperation with the US in all fields, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung told outgoing US ambassador David Shear at a reception in Hanoi on August 5.

US President nominates ambassador to Vietnam

 VietNamNet Bridge – US President Barack Obama on May 15 nominated Ted Osius as the US Ambassador to Vietnam.

U.S. Ambassador shares his sense of Tet in Hanoi

 VietNamNet Bridge - On the occasion of the New Year 2014, the U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam David Shear conveyed his New Year congratulation and shared his feeling of the Tet atmosphere in Hanoi to Vietnamese readers, through the below video clip.