Leaders pay tribute to fallen soldiers Politics

Leaders pay tribute to fallen soldiers

Leaders of the Party, State, National Assembly, Government and Fatherland Front on July 26 laid wreaths and offered incense in commemoration of heroes and fallen combatants at their monument in Hanoi on the occasion of the 65 th War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day.
Central Highlands honours Ethnic minorities Politics

Central Highlands honours Ethnic minorities

A ceremony was held in Buon Ma Thuot City, Dak Lak province on July 17 to honour outstanding ethnic minority individuals and those who have rendered great services to the stability and development of the Central Highlands.
Society

Vinh Phuc repatriates martyrs’ remains from Laos

On the occasion of the 65 th anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day (July 27), the Military Command of northern Vinh Phuc province has received three sets of remains of Vietnamese experts and voluntary soldiers who laid down their lives on the Lao battlefield.
Society

Overseas Vietnamese youth get under canvas

The 2012 Overseas Vietnamese Youth Camp will get underway on July 11 and run until July 30, with 170 young campers taking part, said the State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs (COVA).
Leaders pay tribute to fallen combatants Politics

Leaders pay tribute to fallen combatants

Leaders from the Party, State, Government, National Assembly and the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee (VFFCC) on July 27 commemorated fallen heroes and combatants.
Society

Nation prays peace for souls of war martyrs

President Nguyen Minh Triet has received veterans of K3-Tam Dao battalion who participated in the 81-day campaign to protect the Old Citadel of Quang Tri in 1972 during the American War.
Culture - Sports

Festival to be held in war-torn province

A festival and cultural exchange entitled “War Memories and a Desire for Peace” will be held in Quang Tri province, the scene of some fiercest fighting during the US war, to mark the 62 nd anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day (July 27).