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Vietnam Urges US to Lift Lethal Weapons Ban Amid S. China Sea Tensions

Vietnam's ambassador to the United States has called on President Barack Obama to fully lift a "lethal weapons" embargo on the Southeast Asian nation. Addressing the recent Vietnam War Summit in Austin, Texas, Ambassador Pham Quang Vinh said Obama's planned visit this month only underscores the strength of U.S.-Vietnamese relations, and that a full relaxation of the ban should reflect that level of trust. "Today, Vietnam and the U.S. have a solid foundation for a...

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