Category Archives: Disaster

The Meaning of Black April 30 For Younger Generation

By TRẦN THỦY TIÊN – M.S. With the coming of April 30, I’d first like to remind the younger generation, born after 1975, of one important issue many of you still dont realize: The National Mourning Day of April 30 … Continue reading

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Nation is mourning for the senseless loss of lives in Newtown

There are no words to describe or to comprehend the senseless tragedy at Newtown, CT. May their souls rest in peace and in Heaven! May their families soon find peace and comfort! The nation is mourning for your loss and … Continue reading

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China’s fishing fleet endangers biodiversity of East Sea

Commentary: Despite the 10 week fishing ban imposed by China in East Sea/West Philippines Sea/South China Sea on May 16th, China’s largest maritime product processing fleet Hainan Baosha has been operating in the disputed water areas claimed by several countries. … Continue reading

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“Boat people” father reunited with son lost at sea after 34 years

A Vietnamese war refugee who survived a 1977 pirate attack that separated him from his wife and infant child reunited with his grown son in upstate New York on Monday after nearly 34 years apart. Hao Truong was tossed into … Continue reading

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Help needed after the tornado at Joplin, MO

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