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Vietnam War's 'Napalm Girl' to be awarded Dresden Peace Prize

Vietnam War's 'Napalm Girl' to be awarded Dresden Peace Prize

Kim Phuc Phan Thi, the woman who for nearly five decades has been known as the "Napalm Girl" from a Pulitzer Prize-winning photograph taken during the Vietnam War, is set to be awarded the Dresden Peace Prize for her activism on Monday.

Vietnam remembers, mourns former PoW John McCain

Vietnam remembers, mourns former PoW John McCain

The Republican presidential candidate was known in Vietnam for his transition from prisoner of war to peacemaker.

US aircraft carrier to visit Vietnam in post-war first

US aircraft carrier to visit Vietnam in post-war first

The United States is poised to send an aircraft carrier to Vietnam in March, officials of both sides said, dramatic evidence of deepening military ties between them, more than four decades after the Vietnam War.

Australian soldiers killed in Vietnam War come home

Australian soldiers killed in Vietnam War come home

The remains of 33 Australian soldiers killed during the Vietnam War and buried in Malaysia and Singapore returned to rest in Australia on Thursday, in one of the country's largest single repatriation operations.