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Kim Jong-nam murder: Vietnamese woman pleads guilty to lesser charge

Monday, April 1st 2019, 6:00

Doan Thi Huong pleads guilty to a lesser charge of causing injury, and could be freed as soon as May.
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Vietnam students invent air cleaning bicycle

Friday, March 29th 2019, 17:43

High school students in Vietnam create a bike device that cleans the air for the cyclist.
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Kim Jong-nam murder: Malaysia rejects suspect's release plea

Thursday, March 14th 2019, 12:05
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

Vietnam had asked Malaysia to free Doan Thi Huong, who is on trial for killing Kim Jong-un's brother.
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In pictures: Kim Jong-un's last day in Vietnam

Saturday, March 2nd 2019, 6:22

North Korea's leader spends a final day in Vietnam after talks with President Trump abruptly end.
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Kim Jong-un's security team in dash for cavalcade

Thursday, February 28th 2019, 12:25
related countries: North Korea North Korea
related places: Hanoi

Kim Jong-un's security team in dash for cavalcade as North Korea's leader leaves Hanoi summit.
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Trump Kim talks: What to make of the Hanoi summit collapse?

Thursday, February 28th 2019, 10:54
related countries: North Korea North Korea
related places: Hanoi, Pyongyang

What does 'no deal' mean for Pyongyang, Washington, the North's economy and its human rights crisis?
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Kim Trump summit: North Korean leader talks up denuclearisation

Thursday, February 28th 2019, 6:24
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States
related places: Kim

North Korea's leader makes a throwaway remark about weapons, but few expect a breakthrough in Vietnam.
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Trump and Kim start Vietnam summit with dinner

Wednesday, February 27th 2019, 15:37
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States
related places: Kim

The US and North Korean leaders shake hands before a one-on-one chat and dinner in Hanoi.
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Trump and Kim meet for Vietnam summit

Wednesday, February 27th 2019, 12:15
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States
related places: Kim

The US president and North Korean leader shook hands at the start of their summit in Vietnam.
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Trump-Kim summit: What North Korea can learn from Vietnam's women

Wednesday, February 27th 2019, 0:35
related countries: North Korea North Korea

The two countries have things in common, and where Vietnam has blossomed, North Korea could follow.
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Donald Trump in Vietnam for summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un

Tuesday, February 26th 2019, 17:20
related countries: China China
related places: Dong Dang

The US president lands in Hanoi for his second summit with the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un.
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Trump and Kim in Hanoi: Your need-to-know guide

Tuesday, February 26th 2019, 0:39
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States
related places: Hanoi, Kim

The leaders of the US and North Korea are meeting again - why, and what will they talk about?
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Why do North Korean leaders like to travel by train?

Monday, February 25th 2019, 17:57
related countries: North Korea North Korea
related places: Hanoi

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has departed for Hanoi by train - a mode of travel loved by his predecessors.
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Trump-Kim: Don't stop believin' in a successful summit

Monday, February 25th 2019, 0:29
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States
related places: Hanoi

What kind of achievement might have the US and North Korea singing their way home from Hanoi?
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Kim Jong-un leaves North Korea for Vietnam by train

Sunday, February 24th 2019, 14:01
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

The North Korean leader is set to meet US President Donald Trump in Hanoi on 27-8 February.
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Trump-Kim summit: How might Kim Jong-un travel to Vietnam?

Thursday, February 21st 2019, 8:05

It's not the most conventional journey, but Kim Jong-un could be making his way to Vietnam by rail.
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The toxic legacy of the Vietnam War

Thursday, February 21st 2019, 0:58
related countries: United States United States

How millions suffered from exposure to toxic chemicals sprayed by US forces during the Vietnam war
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Trumplomacy: Key challenges at Trump-Kim summit

Wednesday, February 6th 2019, 4:54

The BBC's Barbara Plett Usher analyses the main issues ahead of the talks in Vietnam in late February.
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The violent solar storms that threaten Earth

Thursday, November 22nd 2018, 1:55

Our reliance on technology means a violent storm on the Sun could have serious effects.
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Formula 1: Vietnam capital Hanoi to host country's first grand prix in 2020

Wednesday, November 7th 2018, 8:40
related places: Hanoi

Formula 1 announces Vietnam will host a grand prix for the first time in 2020, with a street race around the capital Hanoi.
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French PM visits site of Vietnam 1954 Dien Bien Phu battle

Saturday, November 3rd 2018, 14:00
related countries: France France
related places: Dien Bien Phu

Édouard Philippe is only the second French leader to visit the site of the key Dien Bien Phu battle.
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The children living on the frontline of climate change

Thursday, October 11th 2018, 0:06

The frightening impact of global warming is seen in drawings by schoolchildren in Vietnam's Mekong Delta.
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South Carolina: Police shooting suspect is Vietnam war veteran

Thursday, October 4th 2018, 15:43

A 74-year-old man remains in custody after an officer was killed and six more injured.
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Vietnamese capital Hanoi asks people not to eat dog meat

Wednesday, September 12th 2018, 5:25
related places: Hanoi

Officials in Hanoi say the practice could negatively affect the city's image as a "civilised capital".
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