The first positive landmark in positive relations came on July 11, 1995, when leaders of the country and the US declared to the world that both sides had officially normalised relations and put aside the past in an effort to open a new chapter. The past 25 years have therefore seen joint co-operation consistently expand and strengthen across a variety of fields in an effective and substantive manner. Mutual ties, from former enemies to comprehensive partners, has become a role model in terms of modern international relations. … [Read more...] about Vietnam-US relations go from former enemies to partners
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Under the Prime Minister’s instruction, Vietnamese authorities and representative offices abroad will continue conducting more flights to bring Vietnamese citizens home in the coming time, based on the citizens’ aspirations and quarantine capacity in localities. … [Read more...] about Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia July 10
A quarter of a century ago, on the night of July 11, 1995 (US time), the morning of July 12, 1995 (Việt Nam time), US President Bill Clinton officially announced the normalisation of US-Việt Nam relations. No one could have imagined that the two countries that were once mortal enemies were closing their traumatic past and moving on to a new chapter in their history. In order to take historic steps in Việt Nam-US relations, from a former enemy to a friend and a comprehensive partner since 2013, many changes have occurred in the way of thinking and ideology of the heads of parliament and governments on both sides. This event has a special meaning, surpassing the expectations of bystanders and insiders. … [Read more...] about Looking back on 25 years of Vietnam-US relations: The role of US Senators
Daniel Kritenbrink: Let me say a couple of things. First of all, my Vietnamese is very bad. I really hope my Vietnamese will be better in the future. Since I began working in Vietnam, I haven't had much time to learn Vietnamese, and this is a challenge. However, I find Vietnamese a beautiful language. … [Read more...] about What would the US Ambassador to VN wish for if he had a magic lamp?