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Hanoi (VNA) – A workshop discussing the historical significance of Russia’s October Revolution took place in Hanoi on October 18, attracting scientists, researchers and managers from universities and agencies.

The reports focused on the themes of the October Revolution of Russia – theoretical and practical values, lessons for Vietnamese revolution, and the October Revolution and the current age.

They reviewed the development of socialism in countries and global socialism movements over the past century.

Participants agreed that the October Revolution remains a significant event in history, awakening the liberation cause of the working class and helping launch socialism movements worldwide.

The event was organised by the Communist Review and People’s Army newspaper and the Academy of Journalism and Communication on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the October Revolution (November 7, 1917).-VNA