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10 hrs ago | Asia Times

Delicate diplomacy for Vietnam

Delicate diplomacy for Vietnam By Brian Leung HO CHI MINH CITY - Rising territorial tensions and the recent oil rig crisis have put Sino-Vietnamese ties on the rocks, driving Hanoi to ramp up strategic alliances with other regional powers, particularly the United States.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Scoop

General Dempsey Favors Building Vietnamese Naval

If the United States lifts the embargo against the sale of lethal weapons to Vietnam, U.S. Army General Martin E. Dempsey would recommend providing materials for the Vietnam People's Navy, he said during a news conference in Ho Chi Minh City on August 16. In the first trip by a chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to Vietnam since 1971, Dempsey ... (more)

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

MassLive.com

Letters from East Longmeadow soldier Lewis J. Newberry, killed in...

Lewis Newberry wrote this letter to his East Longmeadow High School friend William "Bill" Turnburg while at boot camp in Missouri prior to his being sent to fight in the Vietnam War in 1967.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Globe and Mail

In China's shadow, U.S. courts old foe Vietnam

U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey, left, poses for a photo with his Vietnamese counterpart General Do Ba Ty after a welcoming ceremony at Vietnam's Defence Ministry in Hanoi Aug. 14. U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey, left, poses for a photo with his Vietnamese counterpart General Do ... (more)

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The Globe and Mail

In China's shadow, U.S. courts old foe Vietnam

U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey, left, poses for a photo with his Vietnamese counterpart General Do Ba Ty after a welcoming ceremony at Vietnam's Defence Ministry in Hanoi Aug. 14. U.S. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey, left, poses for a photo with his Vietnamese counterpart General Do ... (more)

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Thanh Nein News

Top US general visits dioxin cleanup in Da Nang

Top US military officer Martin Dempsey said in Da Nang on Friday that he was impressed by the progress being at a dioxin cleanup project being conducted at a former US airbase.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Thanh Nein News

Danang cops seize 4kg of ephedrine bound for Australia

Customs officers of Da Nang International Airport have seized more than 4 kilos of ephedrine, a material used to make methamphetamine, a representative of the office said on Wednesday.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

TeleGeography CommsUpdate

Viettel to complete DC-HSPA+ rollout in early 2015

Viettel, Vietnam's largest mobile operator by subscribers, has carried out trials of Dual Carrier -HSPA+ technology in 13 cities and provinces in the south west of the country, VnEconomy reports.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

The Miami Herald

Vietnam Syndrome still plaguing the U.S. public

We recently marked the 50th anniversary of the Gulf of Tonkin incident, which led to the Tonkin Gulf Resolution, which led to the escalation of the Vietnam War.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

TEFL.com

Vietnam: Academic Manager - Young Learner Centre

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

VietNam News

Students serious about work

A new survey of more than 2,650 students in Ha Noi, HCM City and Da Nang revealed that 47 per cent planned to find a job as soon as they graduated from college.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Thanh Nein News

Less Chinese-speaking tourists head to Vietnam after sea tensions

Foreign tourists at Ho Chi Minh City's Tan Son Nhat International Airport. Photo credit: Thoi Bao Kinh Te Saigon Vietnam continues to see a drop in the number of Chinese-speaking tourists two months after China illegally placed an oil rig in Vietnamese waters, Thoi Bao Kinh Te Saigon reported.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Otago Daily Times

'Taiaroa' officially launched

A bottle of Champagne smashing on the bow of Port Otago's new $11 million tug Taiaroa was the finale of the vessel's official launch and dedication yesterday.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Stars and Stripes

50 years after Tonkin, Vietnam syndrome still plaguing America

This week marks the 50th anniversary of the Gulf of Tonkin incident, which led to the Tonkin Gulf Resolution, which led to the escalation of the Vietnam War.

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BBC News

Donations after groom helped to walk

A newlywed couple donated A 1,200 to a charity set up by a Swansea surgeon after his operations on the groom allowed him to walk down the aisle.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

Times News

Palmerton man has no regrets about war

Envision, for a moment, what it must have been like to be 21 years old and stationed in a foreign land.

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Thanh Nein News

Danang woman to undergo surgery for American punch

A local woman was admitted to a Danang hospital on Friday after getting caught up in a street brawl involving an elderly American expat--she is scheduled to undergo reconstructive surgery next week.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

U.S. not free of Vietnam's shadow

This week marks the 50th anniversary of the Gulf of Tonkin incident, which led to the Tonkin Gulf Resolution, which led to the escalation of the Vietnam War.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Thanh Nein News

A still photo from the clop shows Dennis Marshall Gray attacked by an unidentified passer-by.

A video of an elderly American man being beaten on the streets of Da Nang went viral this week, prompting ward police to describe the scene as the culmination of a long string of fights picked by Dennis Marshall Gray, 68, a hot-headed trouble-maker.

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Anna.aero

VietJetAir launches new domestic and international routes

Now that's what we call a ribbon cutting! VietJetAir launched a new domestic route on 22 July between Da Nang and Can Tho, a route that no other carrier operates.

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