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Festival in Vietnam to Mark 20 Years of Diplomacy

An Israeli film festival and other events sponsored by the embassy in Vietnam to mark 20 years of Israeli/Vietnamese diplomatic relations.Cynthia Blank, 11/2/2014, 12:51 PM

Vietnamese Minister Visit Hails Eastward Shift

First state visit by top Vietnamese official to Israel and first joint economic committee since ties established 20 years ago.Ari Yashar, 9/23/2014, 10:54 PM

Three Iranians Involved in Missing Malaysia Flight

Iranian nationals used the stolen passports, booked tickets - but authorities still hesitant to blame terrorism.Tova Dvorin, 3/11/2014, 3:20 PM

'Judea and Samaria Are Not Vietnam'

US Secretary of State's comparison between Israeli-Arab conflict and America's war in Vietnam ridiculed.Ari Yashar, 1/6/2014, 2:38 PM

Saudi Arabia, Russia and China Elected to UNHRC

Irony: Countries with questionable human rights records win seats on none other than the UN Human Rights Council.Elad Benari, 11/13/2013, 5:43 AM

Typhoon Reaches Vietnam; 13 Killed, 600K Displaced

Fatal typhoon Heiyan reaches Vietnam Monday, after killing up to 10K in Philippines; 13 dead, 600K displaced or missing.Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2013, 9:20 PM

Afghan Taliban Likens US Exit Strategy to Vietnam

The Taliban likened the impending withdrawal of US-led foreign troops to the end of the Vietnam war.Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/2/2013, 8:23 PM

US, China in 'Territorial Dispute'

A long-standing territorial dispute is escalating between the United States and China in the contested South China Sea.Chana Ya'ar and Reuters, 8/5/2012, 6:28 PM

China Tells Asians Don't Rely On The Americans

By establishing a "city" smack in the middle of the South China Sea, China is throwing down a marker.Amiel Ungar, 7/27/2012, 5:09 AM

Defense Ministry Will Protect Chinese Sovereignty

The territorial dispute between China and Vietnam continues to escalate.Amiel Ungar, 7/4/2012, 4:33 AM

China Fears Brings Two Former Enemies Together

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta's visit to Vietnam highlights the strengthening ties between the two countries.Amiel Ungar, 6/6/2012, 2:48 PM

Peres Heads Business-Security Tour to Vietnam

President Peres is set to fly Monday to Vietnam for the first visit by an Israeli official since relations were established in 1993.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/21/2011, 2:43 PM

India Ignores Chinese Warning, Accepts Viet Offer

Ties between New Delhi and Hanoi to counter Chinese assertiveness in the South China Sea are growing more intense.Amiel Ungar, 9/19/2011, 2:30 AM

‘Vietnam, Don’t Side with PA’

Deputy Foreign Minister meets Vietnam’s Minister of Information and Communications, on first official Vietnamese visit to Israel in 12 years.Gil Ronen, 6/20/2011, 7:45 PM

Maritime Border Disputes Rising

China is embroiled with South East Asian countries over competing claims to the sea and its resources.Amiel Ungar, 6/14/2011, 8:52 AM

Vietnam Opens Embassy in Israel

Vietnam is set to open an embassy in Israel in a ceremony led by President Shimon Peres. The two countries have had diplomatic ties since 1993.Yehudah Lev Kay, 7/8/2009, 10:19 AM