Delegates to the 11th National Party Congress paid floral tribute to the late President Ho Chi Minh at his mausoleum on Jan. 11, ahead of the preparatory session of the Congress.

They included Party General Secretary Nong Duc Manh, State President Nguyen Minh Triet, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Phu Trong and President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Huynh Dam.

They expressed their gratitude to the beloved President Ho Chi Minh, who is the national liberation hero and laid the ideological foundation for the CPV’s revolutionary cause.

The delegation also laid a wreath at the monument to war fallen combatants./.