Hanoi (VNA) – Four defendants charged with resisting on-duty officers in the police murder case in Dong Tam commune of Hanoi’s My Duc district admitted to being guilty during questioning at court on September 8. They were among 29 defendants in the trial held by the municipal People’s Court. The four, namely Le Dinh Hien, Bui Viet Tien, Nguyen Thi Dung and Tran Thi Phuong, admitted that they attacked the police force who were on duty with bricks, knives and sickles in the early morning of January 9. The defendants expressed repentance and asked for a reduced sentence. Also on September 8 morning, several other defendants confessed to their criminal acts. Among them, Nguyen Van Quan admitted that he threw stones and petrol bombs at the competent forces on early January 9. Meanwhile, Le Dinh Uy and Le Dinh Quang said apart from stones and petrol bombs, they also used firework for the attack. Quang and other defendants also raised money to buy … [Read more...] about Dong Tam case: four defendants admit guilt in resisting on-duty officers
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In line with the framework of the US-ASEAN Health Futures scheme, the US has announced a number of new initiatives. This includes increasing investment to help ASEAN prepare for public health emergencies, along with the creation of the Health Futures Alumni Network with the aim of bringing together more than 2,400 medical and public health alumni through exchange programmes with Southeast Asia. VOV … [Read more...] about US CDC to open regional office in Hanoi to tackle COVID-19
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will open a regional office in Hanoi to increase its public health engagement in Southeast Asia, the U.S. Department of State (DOS) announced after an online ministerial meeting with the members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations hosted by Vietnam on Thursday. … [Read more...] about US CDC to open Southeast Asian office in Hanoi: State Dept.
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According to its statement, the United States has donated US$87 million to ASEAN countries to tackle the Covid-19 pandemic, proving its commitment to supporting the prevention and detection of and coping with the disease. It will open an office in Hanoi and cooperate in community health development in the region in the future. … [Read more...] about U.S. to open CDC regional office in Vietnam