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Hanoi: Vu Lan event pays tribute to ancestors, fallen soldiers

Hanoi: Vu Lan event pays tribute to ancestors, fallen soldiers

An event, entitled “Dao Hieu va Dan Toc” (Filial Piety and Nation), took place at the Hanoi Opera House on August 31 to celebrate the Buddhist festival of Vu Lan, or Ghost Festival, a time for Vietnamese people to show gratitude to their parents and the deceased.

“Living” border markers devote to national sovereignty

"Living" border markers devote to national sovereignty

The northern mountainous province of Ha Giang has a 227 km borderline with 442 markers. There, together with border guards, local people are joining efforts to protect the country's territorial sovereignty and border security.

Lao leader hails effective front cooperation with Vietnam

Lao leader hails effective front cooperation with Vietnam

Party General Secretary and President of Laos Bounnhang Volachith praised the effective cooperation between the front organisations of Vietnam and Laos, which he said contributes to enhancing the two countries’ traditional friendship, special solidarity, and comprehensive cooperation.

Phu Quoc prison

Phu Quoc prison

VOV.VN - Phu Quoc prison, a special national relic, is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Kien Giang province. The prison is evidence of colonialism, imperialism, and also of the staunch spirit of Vietnamese revolutionary soldiers.

Remains of 106 soldiers repatriated from Cambodia

Remains of 106 soldiers repatriated from Cambodia

VOV.VN - The remains of 106 soldiers killed in Cambodia during the past war with the US have been returned to Vietnam and interred at a national cemetery in the southern Vietnam Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap.

Youths in Hanoi pay tribute to fallen soldiers

Youths in Hanoi pay tribute to fallen soldiers

VOV.VN - On the evening of July 26th, the 70th anniversary of the War Invalids and Martyrs Day, thousands of youths paid tribute to the fallen soldiers and senior veterans of the revolution by offering incense and flowers.

Soldiers’ tales told at exhibition in Hanoi

Soldiers’ tales told at exhibition in Hanoi

A thematic exhibition entitled Di Qua Cuoc Chien (Going through the Wars) is being held at the capital’s Ho Chi Minh Museum on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day on July 27.

Vietnam’s fallen soldiers commemorated in Cambodia

Vietnam’s fallen soldiers commemorated in Cambodia

The Vietnamese Embassy and representatives of the Vietnamese people in Cambodia paid homage to Vietnamese soldiers who died in the country at the Cambodia-Vietnam Friendship Monument in Phnom Penh on July 26.

PM commemorates fallen soldiers in Son La

PM commemorates fallen soldiers in Son La

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc offered incense in tribute to fallen heroes and soldiers at the historical memorial site for the Tay Tien Regiment 52 in Moc Chau town in the northern mountainous province of Son La on July 16.

Fallen Vietnamese soldiers in Laos commemorated

Fallen Vietnamese soldiers in Laos commemorated

Candles were lit at the Vietnam-Laos martyr cemetery in the central province of Nghe An on July 15 to remember more than 11,000 Vietnamese volunteer soldiers who laid down their lives in Laos during wartime.

Prime Minister honours 498 fallen soldiers

Prime Minister honours 498 fallen soldiers

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued certificates indicating the homeland’s recognition of services and contributions to the nation to 498 martyrs.

Lao PM urges closer coordination in searching fallen Vietnamese soldiers

Lao PM urges closer coordination in searching fallen Vietnamese soldiers

Lao Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulith has urged the Special Working Committees of the Vietnamese and Lao Governments to continue their close coordination in searching and repatriating remains of Vietnamese volunteer soldiers and experts who laid down their lives during the wars in Laos.