Visitors of the exhibition. (Photo: VNA)

Kon Tum (VNA) – An exhibition featuring maps and documents affirming Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa (Paracel) and Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelagoes kicked off on March 21 in Dak Ha district of the Central Highlands province of Kon Tum.

Themed “Hoang Sa, Truong Sa of Vietnam – Historical and legal evidence”, the exhibition aims to raise awareness of protecting Vietnam’s sovereignty over Hoang Sa and Truong Sa among the public, especially young generations.

It also displays many documents and photos on sea, island and border construction and safeguarding activities of the Party committee, authorities, army and people of Kon Tum.

The exhibition is one of the series planned to be held in nine districts and one army unit across the province during 2017-2018.

Following Dak Ha, this year the exhibition will come to Dak To, Dak Glei, Kon Ray and Ngoc Hoi districts.

It will be held in Kon Plong, Tu Mo Rong, Ia H’Drai and Sa Thay districts and Regiment 990 in Dak To district next year.-VNA