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News Vietnam » People: How the Vietnam War's Napalm Girl found hope after tragedy

News channel or source: https://www.pri.org/stories/2018-02-21/how-vietnam-wars-napalm-girl-found-hope-after-tragedy
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Her picture was one of the most iconic images of the Vietnam War: a girl running naked down a road, screaming in pain after a napalm attack. Her name is Kim Phuc, but to many people, she's known as the Napalm Girl. She was only 9 years old when that ...

News Vietnam » People: North Korean cyber-espionage widening to target Japan, Vietnam, Middle East

News channel or source: https://asiancorrespondent.com/2018/02/north-korea-cyber-espionage/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Members of the People's Security Council take part an anti-U.S. rally ... In 2017, the hacker group expanded its scope to include Japan, Vietnam and the Middle East. APT37 is also looking at a broader range of industry verticals such as chemicals ...

News Vietnam » People: Vietnam’s Internet is in trouble

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/theworldpost/wp/2018/02/19/vietnam-internet/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The development of Vietnam’s Internet infrastructure has outpaced the government’s ability to regulate and control it. The best it can do is restrict access to certain sites. It has also deployed an army of people to closely monitor public sentiment ...

News Vietnam » People: This was the Vietnam I dreamed of

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/travel/la-tr-vietnam-20180218-story.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Expensive by Vietnam standards, $42 was never so well spent ... six miles of six-foot-thick brick walls and a moat. More than 50,000 people labored here in its heyday; today, much of the enormous feudal capital is unrecognizable, its elegant stone dragon ...

News Vietnam » People: Is Vietnam Going the Way of China?

News channel or source: https://thediplomat.com/2018/02/is-vietnam-going-the-way-of-china/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

To put it simply, the aim is to reduce the burden of Vietnam’s dualistic governance system by merging the local Party chief (for now at the district and commune levels) with the elected chairs of the People’s Committee. Many expect the pilot program to ...

News Vietnam » People: Help Vietnam Veteran Who Cared For Dozens of Dogs When No One Else Would

News channel or source: http://www.onegreenplanet.org/news/vietnam-veteran-cared-dozens-dogs/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

There are many kind-hearted people who offer compassion for strays and provide the with shelter and food. As you can imagine, though, this isn’t an easy (or inexpensive) task. One elderly Vietnam veteran, who has significant health issues, has been ...

News Vietnam » People: Vietnam Highlights the Mountain God

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24751&SEO=vietnam-highlights-the-mountain-god
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

In a colossal battle, the Mountain God defeated Thuy Tinh, the Sea God, causing floods that damage harvests and kill people and animals, which won the heart of Princess My Nuong, the daughter of one of the founding kings of Vietnam. The Mountain God was ...

News Vietnam » People: Agent Orange: Cruelest remnant of the Vietnam War

News channel or source: http://www.ledger-enquirer.com/opinion/op-ed/article200772134.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

But what of the people harmed? There is nothing from the U.S. government for victims, either veterans, their children or their grandchildren. So, who stepped up? U.S. Vietnam veterans, who have returned to Vietnam as humanitarian-aid workers since the U.S ...

News Vietnam » People: Young People at the Forefront of Gun Control

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/20/opinion/students-gun-control.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

We need our young people now more than ever. I still have my draft card, which I showed my sons when we talked about how the threat of dying in an ill-advised war (like Vietnam) was a critical motivator to bring about change when I was a young man.

News Vietnam » People: Black History Month symposium on Yorktown focuses on Rep. Lonnie Hosey, Marine vet of Vietnam War

News channel or source: https://www.postandcourier.com/news/black-history-month-symposium-on-yorktown-focuses-on-rep-lonnie/article_d863c40c-1599-11e8-bf88-5b3d885d457f.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The Vietnam War service and lifetime achievements of S.C. Rep ... It is part of an ongoing "Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things" symposium series. Reach Dave Munday at 843-937-5553.