Visitors at the photo exhibition called “Friendship and Solidarity between Vietnam and Cuba” at HCM City Women Cultural House. (Source: VNA)

HCM City (VNA)
– A photo exhibition featuring the friendship and solidarity between Vietnam and Cuba opened in Ho Chi Minh City on October 15.

The exhibition displays 68 photos capturing important milestones in the Vietnam-Cuba friendship, cooperation and solidarity, including mutual visits by the two countries’ Party and State leaders, activities to tighten the bilateral relations, images of Vietnamese and Cuban women and children with Presidents Ho Chi Minh and Fidel Castro.

In addition, it also introduces the culture, land and people of Cuba, as well as cultural and art exchange activities between the two countries’ people.

Addressing the opening ceremony, Nguyen Van Manh, Vice President of the Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations, said through the event, Vietnamese people once again express their gratefulness to their Cuban friends for their solidarity and wholehearted support given to Vietnam during the most difficult periods. The photos showcased also affirm the traditional friendship, solidarity and cooperation between the two nations, he added.

According to Indira Lopez Arguelles, Cuban Consul General to Ho Chi Minh City, the exhibition helps promote the image of Cuba, further tighten the friendship and solidarity between the two countries, and hobour women both nations.

She expressed her belief that the fraternal friendship between Vietnam and Cuba will further develop in the future.

The exhibition runs until October 30.-VNA