- Associated Press – Vietnam kicked off a weeklong naval exchange Monday with the U.S. Navy, with the former battlefield enemies cooperating amid percolating tensions in the South China Sea with Beijing.
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- Associated Press – Vietnam and the United States are to hold joint naval exercises, Hanoi said on Thursday as regional tensions simmer over territorial claims in the South China Sea.
- BBC – Vietnam is holding live-fire drills in the South China Sea amid high tensions with China over disputed waters.
- Defense Technology International – On March 5 the Vietnamese Navy officially took into service the first Gepard class frigate.
BBC – US and Vietnam stage joint naval activities The US and Vietnam are conducting joint naval exercises in the South China Sea, a sign of increasing military ties between the two former enemies.
BBC – Vietnam orders submarines and warplanes from Russia Vietnam has signed billion-dollar contracts to buy submarines and fighter jets from Russia, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has announced in Moscow.