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Morning Stories Roundup: Freed Turtles, UN Peacekeeping Mission and Cold Weather Spell

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Each morning, we select some of the most important stories from the capital, the rest of Vietnam and beyond, and digest them into short, accessible links so you can easily keep up with current affairs.

Hanoi

- Downtown streets in Hanoi to close for President’s funeral. [VnExpress]

- Northern Vietnam expecting a cold spell this weekend. [Dan Tri]

Vietnam

- Vietnam sees rise in the number of drug users. [Dan Tri]

- Vietnam suspends adventure tours at waterfall after tourist’s death. [VnExpress]

Vietnam enter the second qualifying round of AFC women’s championships. [Vietnam News]

- 12 turtles released in Phu Quoc. [Dan Tri]

- Vietnam to join UN peacekeeping missions in October. [SGGP]

Other

- Singapore competition watchdog fines Grab, Uber $9.5 million over merger. [VnExpress]

- Trump plans new Kim summit a year after threat to destroy North Korea. [The Guardian]

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