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Manila Bulletin
S. China Sea issue should be resolved peacefully by parties directly concerned: Cambodian PMby the parties directly concerned. “The South China Sea conflict should be res
S. China Sea issue should be resolved peacefully by parties directly concerned: Cambodian PM
Manila Bulletin / Posted 23 hours ago
by the parties directly concerned. “The South China Sea conflict should be resolved peacefully by the Chinese and Vietnamese governments,” the prime minister wrote on his official Facebook page in response to a Vietnamese Facebook user who... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Warriors for Peace: Soldiers’ tales from Viet warof the Philippine Veterans Affairs Office, said at the launch. After the war b
Warriors for Peace: Soldiers’ tales from Viet war
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
of the Philippine Veterans Affairs Office, said at the launch. After the war broke out in the early ‘60s, the South Vietnamese Government appealed to Free World countries, including the Philippines, to send combat troops to fight the... Read more
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The Morning Call
CIA releases thousands of previously classified briefings given to Presidents Nixon and FordCIA’s analysis proved wildly off base, however. On March 28, 1975, a CIA analy
CIA releases thousands of previously classified briefings given to Presidents Nixon and Ford
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
CIA’s analysis proved wildly off base, however. On March 28, 1975, a CIA analysis sent to Ford predicted that the South Vietnamese government would hold out until “early 1976.” Communist troops captured Saigon a month later. “The flag of the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
CIA releases thousands of previously classified briefings given to Presidents Nixon and FordCIA’s analysis proved wildly off base, however. On March 28, 1975, a CIA analy
CIA releases thousands of previously classified briefings given to Presidents Nixon and Ford
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
CIA’s analysis proved wildly off base, however. On March 28, 1975, a CIA analysis sent to Ford predicted that the South Vietnamese government would hold out until “early 1976.” Communist troops captured Saigon a month later. “The flag of the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
CIA releases thousands of previously classified briefings to Presidents Nixon and Fordof communist forces. The CIA’s analysis proved wildly off base, however. On M
CIA releases thousands of previously classified briefings to Presidents Nixon and Ford
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
of communist forces. The CIA’s analysis proved wildly off base, however. On March 28, 1975, a CIA analysis sent to Ford predicted that the South Vietnamese government would hold out until “early 1976.” Communist troops captured Saigon a month lat... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Lettersthat some veterans disregarded these requirements during the 40th anniversary r
Letters
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
that some veterans disregarded these requirements during the 40th anniversary remembrances, failing to consider that the Vietnamese government and people may have different cultural and political perspectives to the events of the Vietnam... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Vietnam says beaches are now safedeaths in Vietnam, in Taipei, Taiwan, on June 17, 2016. The sign (left) reads:
Vietnam says beaches are now safe
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
deaths in Vietnam, in Taipei, Taiwan, on June 17, 2016. The sign (left) reads: "Poisonous fish". (Reuters photo) HANOI - A Vietnamese government minister says it's now safe to swim at most beaches in four central provinces where massive fish deaths... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Vietnamese beaches cleared of pollution, now safe for swimmingthe affected areas were considered safe for swimming, aquaculture and aquatic c
Vietnamese beaches cleared of pollution, now safe for swimming
Asian Correspondent / Posted 5 days ago
the affected areas were considered safe for swimming, aquaculture and aquatic conservation activities. In late July, the Vietnamese government said livelihoods of more than 200,000 people, including 41,000 fishermen, have been severely affected... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Special pin commemorates Vietnam veteransis Australia’s national Vietnam Veterans’ Day. The cross at Long Tan is one of
Special pin commemorates Vietnam veterans
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 5 days ago
is Australia’s national Vietnam Veterans’ Day. The cross at Long Tan is one of only two foreign memorials permitted by the Vietnamese Government, and while visitors will be barred from wearing medals or carrying items related to the war, the site... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'A wonderful world, regardless': Little Pattie on cancelled Long Tan concert"sensitivities run quite a bit deeper than any of us might have imagined". "I
'A wonderful world, regardless': Little Pattie on cancelled Long Tan concert
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
"sensitivities run quite a bit deeper than any of us might have imagined". "I have always been able to understand that the Vietnamese Government would be sensitive, and understandably sensitive, about something that might have been seen to perhaps... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'Kick in the guts' as Vietnam abruptly bans Long Tan battle servicea kick in the guts," Mr Tehan said. "This is a decision which in my view shoul
'Kick in the guts' as Vietnam abruptly bans Long Tan battle service
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 7 days ago
a kick in the guts," Mr Tehan said. "This is a decision which in my view should not have occurred and my hope is that the Vietnamese government will overturn it." The Australian government had been told of the cancellation only on Tuesday... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Sabah is being robbed of seafoodfish due to heavy pollution of its waters by a Taiwanese steel plant operating
Sabah is being robbed of seafood
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 7 days ago
fish due to heavy pollution of its waters by a Taiwanese steel plant operating in Vietnam under a joint venture with the Vietnamese Government seen as a major scandal. Besides, Indonesia has embarked on a no-nonsense policy under new President... Read more
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Breitbart
State Dept.: Tweet Warning Pokemon Go Players to Avoid Landmines Not a Jokeidentity, officials also fear players wandering into secret government location
State Dept.: Tweet Warning Pokemon Go Players to Avoid Landmines Not a Joke
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
identity, officials also fear players wandering into secret government locations or violating location restrictions. The Vietnamese government has banned the game from all Communist Party offices and military locations. Officials have also... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
We salute them and we support themhas, like it did for a deeply unpopular war from 1962, caused more angst, agony
We salute them and we support them
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
has, like it did for a deeply unpopular war from 1962, caused more angst, agony and pain. In the end it might be that the Vietnamese government, scarred by a conflicted history that still divides its people, feared the plans for Vung Tau and the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
We salute them and we support themhas, like it did for a deeply unpopular war from 1962, caused more angst, agony
We salute them and we support them
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
has, like it did for a deeply unpopular war from 1962, caused more angst, agony and pain. In the end it might be that the Vietnamese government, scarred by a conflicted history that still divides its people, feared the plans for Vung Tau and the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Australia upset over Vietnam's handling of war ceremonytheir families had travelled from Australia to the Southeast Asian nation to at
Australia upset over Vietnam's handling of war ceremony
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
their families had travelled from Australia to the Southeast Asian nation to attend a ceremony on Thursday, only for the Vietnamese government to cancel the event the day before. Prime Minister Turnbull, who spent an hour speaking to his... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Australia upset over Vietnam's handling of war ceremonytheir families had travelled from Australia to the Southeast Asian nation to at
Australia upset over Vietnam's handling of war ceremony
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
their families had travelled from Australia to the Southeast Asian nation to attend a ceremony on Thursday, only for the Vietnamese government to cancel the event the day before. Prime Minister Turnbull, who spent an hour speaking to his... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australia knew for weeks about Long Tan concerns, commander saysweek of Vietnam's concerns about too many visitors to Long Tan, the commander o
Australia knew for weeks about Long Tan concerns, commander says
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
week of Vietnam's concerns about too many visitors to Long Tan, the commander of the unit that fought the battle says. The Vietnamese Government cancelled Thursday's memorial service for the 50th anniversary of Vietnam War battle, a move which was... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Long Tan anniversary: some Vietnam veterans turned awaya gala dinner Thursday evening at the five-star Pullman Hotel, according to Aus
Long Tan anniversary: some Vietnam veterans turned away
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
a gala dinner Thursday evening at the five-star Pullman Hotel, according to Australian businessmen in the town. A Vietnamese government source told the ABC the Australian Consulate had promised to hold a "low key" event but that a dinner... Read more
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WA Today
Long Tan anniversary: some Vietnam veterans turned awaya gala dinner Thursday evening at the five-star Pullman Hotel, according to Aus
Long Tan anniversary: some Vietnam veterans turned away
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
a gala dinner Thursday evening at the five-star Pullman Hotel, according to Australian businessmen in the town. A Vietnamese government source told the ABC the Australian Consulate had promised to hold a "low key" event but that a dinner... Read more
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The Age
Long Tan anniversary: some Vietnam veterans turned awaya gala dinner Thursday evening at the five-star Pullman Hotel, according to Aus
Long Tan anniversary: some Vietnam veterans turned away
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
a gala dinner Thursday evening at the five-star Pullman Hotel, according to Australian businessmen in the town. A Vietnamese government source told the ABC the Australian Consulate had promised to hold a "low key" event but that a dinner... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Long Tan anniversary: some Vietnam veterans turned awaya gala dinner Thursday evening at the five-star Pullman Hotel, according to Aus
Long Tan anniversary: some Vietnam veterans turned away
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
a gala dinner Thursday evening at the five-star Pullman Hotel, according to Australian businessmen in the town. A Vietnamese government source told the ABC the Australian Consulate had promised to hold a "low key" event but that a dinner... Read more
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Canberra Times
Long Tan anniversary: some Vietnam veterans turned awaya gala dinner Thursday evening at the five-star Pullman Hotel, according to Aus
Long Tan anniversary: some Vietnam veterans turned away
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
a gala dinner Thursday evening at the five-star Pullman Hotel, according to Australian businessmen in the town. A Vietnamese government source told the ABC the Australian Consulate had promised to hold a "low key" event but that a dinner... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Friday, August 19, 2016Vietnam Veterans Day special, but the frustration with the last-minute cancella
Friday, August 19, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 days ago
Vietnam Veterans Day special, but the frustration with the last-minute cancellation of the battlefield commemoration by the Vietnamese government was evident among Narooma’s veterans. Read all about it. 7.42am: A pornographic photo-sharing website... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Friday, August 19, 2016Vietnam Veterans Day special, but the frustration with the last-minute cancella
Friday, August 19, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
Vietnam Veterans Day special, but the frustration with the last-minute cancellation of the battlefield commemoration by the Vietnamese government was evident among Narooma’s veterans. Read all about it. 7.42am: A pornographic photo-sharing website... Read more
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Daily Record
Watch George Osborne go Rambo as he blasts with machine gun in Vietnam jungletourists – lopping hours off a journey that had been only been possible via Ban
Watch George Osborne go Rambo as he blasts with machine gun in Vietnam jungle
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
tourists – lopping hours off a journey that had been only been possible via Bangkok or Singapore. And last year the Vietnamese government relaxed its rules so British citizens staying 15 days or fewer do not need visas, saving them £54 on... Read more
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Northern Star
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in VietnamThe Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans a
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in Vietnam
Northern Star / Posted 9 days ago
The Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans and their families to visit the Long Tan memorial cross, with Australians turned away from the site by local police. Those turned away included Harry Smith, the commander... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in VietnamThe Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans a
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in Vietnam
The Daily Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
The Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans and their families to visit the Long Tan memorial cross, with Australians turned away from the site by local police. Those turned away included Harry Smith, the commander... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in VietnamThe Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans a
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in Vietnam
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
The Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans and their families to visit the Long Tan memorial cross, with Australians turned away from the site by local police. Those turned away included Harry Smith, the commander... Read more
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Queensland Times
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in VietnamThe Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans a
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in Vietnam
Queensland Times / Posted 9 days ago
The Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans and their families to visit the Long Tan memorial cross, with Australians turned away from the site by local police. Those turned away included Harry Smith, the commander... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Watch George Osborne go Rambo as he blasts with machine gun in Vietnam jungletourists – lopping hours off a journey that had been only been possible via Ban
Watch George Osborne go Rambo as he blasts with machine gun in Vietnam jungle
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
tourists – lopping hours off a journey that had been only been possible via Bangkok or Singapore. And last year the Vietnamese government relaxed its rules so British citizens staying 15 days or fewer do not need visas, saving them £54 on... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in VietnamThe Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans a
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in Vietnam
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
The Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans and their families to visit the Long Tan memorial cross, with Australians turned away from the site by local police. Those turned away included Harry Smith, the commander... Read more
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News Mail
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in VietnamThe Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans a
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in Vietnam
News Mail / Posted 9 days ago
The Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans and their families to visit the Long Tan memorial cross, with Australians turned away from the site by local police. Those turned away included Harry Smith, the commander... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in VietnamThe Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans a
Anger as Long Tan veterans turned away in Vietnam
Daily Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
The Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans and their families to visit the Long Tan memorial cross, with Australians turned away from the site by local police. Those turned away included Harry Smith, the commander... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Minister flags Vietnam agreement on Long Tanhe said. Australian officials in Vietnam on Thursday were ensuring visitors co
Minister flags Vietnam agreement on Long Tan
Sky News Australia / Posted 9 days ago
he said. Australian officials in Vietnam on Thursday were ensuring visitors complied with the limitations imposed by the Vietnamese government, after it dropped an initial blanket ban on the site. It came after Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull... Read more
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Calcutta News
Lay wreaths but carry no banners: Vietnam tells Australian veterans after allowing restricted access to Battle Tan sitewas quoted as saying in a BBC report. Dan Tehan, the Australian Veterans Affai
Lay wreaths but carry no banners: Vietnam tells Australian veterans after allowing restricted access to Battle Tan site
Calcutta News / Posted 9 days ago
was quoted as saying in a BBC report. Dan Tehan, the Australian Veterans Affairs Minister, informed the press that the Vietnamese government has allowed a group of 100 to lay wreaths on the site of the battle. Visitors are however not allowed... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Veterans turned away as Vietnam 'backtracks on Long Tan deal'Long Tan veterans turned away as Vietnam 'backtracks on memorial cross deal' T
Veterans turned away as Vietnam 'backtracks on Long Tan deal'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
Long Tan veterans turned away as Vietnam 'backtracks on memorial cross deal' The Vietnamese Government appears to have reneged on a deal to allow veterans and their families to visit the Long Tan memorial cross, with Australians turned away from the... Read more
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International Business Times
Australians get restricted access from Vietnam to mark 50th anniversary of Long Tan battleAustralians have got a restricted permission from the Vietnamese government to
Australians get restricted access from Vietnam to mark 50th anniversary of Long Tan battle
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
Australians have got a restricted permission from the Vietnamese government to visit the Long Tan battle site to mark the 50th anniversary of the war. However, the government's decision to cancel the commemoration ceremony, gala dinner and concert... Read more
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The Border Mail
Both sides still sufferBorder Mail. “(Vietnam) won the war, in their country. They lost 250 of their o
Both sides still suffer
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Border Mail. “(Vietnam) won the war, in their country. They lost 250 of their own, so it’s their sacred ground too.” The Vietnamese government granted a last-minute reprieve to Australian vets and said groups of 100 could attend the site. Mr... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Long Tan ‘no surprise’government, refugee says. This week’s abrupt cancellation of the Battle of Lon
Long Tan ‘no surprise’
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
government, refugee says. This week’s abrupt cancellation of the Battle of Long Tan 50th anniversary commemoration by the Vietnamese Government did not surprise Wollongong’s Phong Le. Thousands of Australians are in Vietnam for the memorial, but... Read more
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The North West Star
Veterans annoyed at Long Tan banMount Isa Vietnam veterans are annoyed at the Vietnamese Government's "last min
Veterans annoyed at Long Tan ban
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
Mount Isa Vietnam veterans are annoyed at the Vietnamese Government's "last minute" restrictions on Long Tan commemoration. IN ATTENDANCE: Mount Isa RSL sub-branch member Stephen Carrington and Vietnam veteran John Langston at the Mount Isa Vietnam... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia, Hanoi at odds over 50th anniversary of Vietnam War battleAustralian ceremony to commemorate the 50th anniversary of a Vietnam War battle
Australia, Hanoi at odds over 50th anniversary of Vietnam War battle
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
Australian ceremony to commemorate the 50th anniversary of a Vietnam War battle has soured into a diplomatic spat after the Vietnamese government restricted access to the site at Long Tan. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull made an 11th... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Vietnam Veterans Day and Long Tan 50th anniversary observed at NaroomaVietnam veterans at Narooma express frustration with the last-minute cancellati
Vietnam Veterans Day and Long Tan 50th anniversary observed at Narooma
Kiama Independent / Posted 10 days ago
Vietnam veterans at Narooma express frustration with the last-minute cancellation of the battlefield commemoration by the Vietnamese government. Vietnam Veteran Day photosPhotos of the Vietnam Veteran Day 2016 at Club Narooma The 50th anniversary... Read more
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Swissinfo
Australia, Hanoi at odds over 50th anniversary of Vietnam War battleAustralian ceremony to commemorate the 50th anniversary of a Vietnam War battle
Australia, Hanoi at odds over 50th anniversary of Vietnam War battle
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
Australian ceremony to commemorate the 50th anniversary of a Vietnam War battle has soured into a diplomatic spat after the Vietnamese government restricted access to the site at Long Tan. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull made an 11th... Read more
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Reuters
Australia, Hanoi at odds over 50th anniversary of Vietnam War battleAustralian ceremony to commemorate the 50th anniversary of a Vietnam War battle
Australia, Hanoi at odds over 50th anniversary of Vietnam War battle
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
Australian ceremony to commemorate the 50th anniversary of a Vietnam War battle has soured into a diplomatic spat after the Vietnamese government restricted access to the site at Long Tan. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull made an 11th... Read more
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Northern Star
Veteran calls for understandingand Vietnam veteran, Robert Asquith has appealed for understanding on behalf of
Veteran calls for understanding
Northern Star / Posted 10 days ago
and Vietnam veteran, Robert Asquith has appealed for understanding on behalf of Australians in the wake of moves by the Vietnamese government to scale down commemorations of the 50th anniversary of the battle of Long Tan. Less than 24 hours... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Vietnam: Aussie veterans granted access to memorial site after last-minute reprieveTHE Vietnamese government has reversed its eleventh-hour decision to call off a
Vietnam: Aussie veterans granted access to memorial site after last-minute reprieve
Asian Correspondent / Posted 10 days ago
THE Vietnamese government has reversed its eleventh-hour decision to call off a ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of Australia’s most costly battle of the Vietnam War. More than 1,000 Australian veterans and their families traveled to Vietnam to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Vietnam allows cancelled battle commemoration: Australiagiven to the Long Tan site to groups of up to 100 at a time," Tehan said. "Thi
Vietnam allows cancelled battle commemoration: Australia
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
given to the Long Tan site to groups of up to 100 at a time," Tehan said. "This is a welcome change of heart from the Vietnamese government." The Australian and New Zealand ambassadors will lay wreaths along with a representative of the... Read more
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Northern Star
Long Tan: Australian vets to be allowed in "small groups"call with my Vietnamese counter-part to express our disappointment - and we wil
Long Tan: Australian vets to be allowed in "small groups"
Northern Star / Posted 10 days ago
call with my Vietnamese counter-part to express our disappointment - and we will continue to do all we can to persuade the Vietnamese government to reconsider its decision," Mr Turnbull told veterans at a commemoration dinner in Canberra last... Read more
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Daily Examiner
PM joins battle to lift ban on Long Tan memorial in Vietnamcall with my Vietnamese counter-part to express our disappointment - and we wil
PM joins battle to lift ban on Long Tan memorial in Vietnam
Daily Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
call with my Vietnamese counter-part to express our disappointment - and we will continue to do all we can to persuade the Vietnamese government to reconsider its decision," Mr Turnbull told veterans at a commemoration dinner in Canberra last... Read more
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