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Vietnamese Boat People Monument unveiled

Today, the Vietnamese Boat People Monument Association unveiled the completed artwork with a special ceremony on the bank of the River Torrens. The Honourable Tung Ngo, Member of the Legislative Council and Co-Chair of Vietnamese Boat People Association, extended an invitation to SAPOL’s Vietnamese Police Officers to attend and participate…
bubmag
February 7, 2021
Vietnam

TV News: Peacemaker, Earp, Mayans, Rim

Peacemaker Vietnam-born actor Nhut Le (“The Kroll Show”) has been tapped for a recurring role in James Gunn’s “The Suicide Squad” spinoff series “Peacemaker” at HBO Max. Le is set to portray the role of DC Comics hero Judomaster in the character’s live-action debut. He’ll star alongside John Cena’s title…
bubmag
February 6, 2021
Vietnam

Vietnam’s Rong Dragon Bridge Actually Breathes Fire

If you've never seen a fire breathing dragon bridge, then you've never seen the Rong Bridge in Da Nang, Vietnam. The 2,185-foot-long (666-meter-long), six-lane bridge is the longest suspension bridge in Vietnam. Da Nang is one of the biggest port cities in Vietnam, and the Rong Bridge spans the Han…
bubmag
February 5, 2021
Vietnam

How the Military Turns Troops Into Extremists

Two months before armed insurrectionists stormed the Capitol, the first major operation to “Stop the Steal” went down in Philadelphia. On November 5, Joshua Macias, a former Navy petty officer, and his partner, Antonio LaMotta, a self-described “private security company CEO” and “artist” who’d served in the Army, drove a…
bubmag
February 4, 2021
Vietnam

Vietnam reports 50 more COVID-19 infections, all schools in Hanoi closed

Asia A health worker takes a swab sample from a resident amid the COVID-19 outbreak in Hai Duong province, Vietnam, on Jan 28, 2021. (Photo: Manh Minh/VNA/Handout via Reuters) 31 Jan 2021 08:08PM(Updated: 31 Jan 2021 08:24PM) HANOI: Vietnam reported on Sunday (Jan 31) 50 new COVID-19 infections, most linked to a new outbreak that began on…
bubmag
January 31, 2021
Vietnam

Vietnam retains top leader, shuts Hanoi schools in COVID-19 battle

Published January 31, 2021 6:54pm By KHANH VU and PHUONG NGUYEN, Reuters HANOI — Vietnam's ruling Communist Party re-elected its 76-year-old chief Nguyen Phu Trong for a rare third five-year term on Sunday, as the Southeast Asian country battled its biggest coronavirus outbreak since the pandemic began. Trong, who emerged…
bubmag
January 31, 2021