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Battle of Dien Bien Phu flashback

Battle of Dien Bien Phu flashback

In 1953, eight years after reinvading Indochina, despite having mobilised huge economic and military resources, the French colonialists failed to achieve their purpose of destroying the revolutionary government and resistance forces to reestablish their rule throughout Indochina. On the contrary, they suffered heavy losses: 390,000 troops.

Blossoming Hoa Sua flowers beautifies spring in Hanoi

Blossoming Hoa Sua flowers beautifies spring in Hanoi

VOV.VN - With spring descending on Hanoi the famous local flower Hoa Sua, also known as the Dalbergia bouruana gagu flower, can be seen blossoming throughout the capital and serving to bring a pleasant sight for local people.

Dien Bien: 340kg bomb deactivated

Dien Bien: 340kg bomb deactivated

The Military Command of the northwestern province of Dien Bien on February 14 said it had defused a bomb measuring more than 1.4 m in length and about 340 kg in weight.

Second Thai Cultural Festival opens in Dien Bien

Second Thai Cultural Festival opens in Dien Bien

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, in coordination with five northern mountainous provinces, opened the second Thai Cultural Festival 2019, in Dien Bien province’s Dien Bien Phu City, on October 18.

Young OVs visit Dinh Hoa Safety Zone

Young OVs visit Dinh Hoa Safety Zone

VOV.VN - Young Overseas Vietnamese on July 13 paid tribute and offered incense to fallen soldiers at the Special National Site Safety Zone (ATK) Dinh Hoa in Thai Nguyen province as part of their on-going summer camp in Vietnam.

Lao ministry celebrates Dien Bien Phu Victory

Lao ministry celebrates Dien Bien Phu Victory

The Dien Bien Phu Victory which ended the French colonial rule in Vietnam (May 7, 1954) was celebrated at a conference held by the Lao Ministry of Industry and Commerce in Vientiane on May 16.

Dien Bien Phu victory celebrated in Laos

Dien Bien Phu victory celebrated in Laos

The Lao Ministry of National Defence and the Vietnamese Defence Attache Office in Laos on May 9 held a ceremony to mark the 65th anniversary of the Dien Bien Phu victory (May 7) which ended the French rule in Vietnam.

Historical significance of Dien Bien Phu victory

Historical significance of Dien Bien Phu victory

Dien Bien Phu victory is one of Vietnam's most resounding victories in the 20th century, deserving to go into national and world's history as a breakthrough to help pull down the bastille of imperialism.

Discovering A1 Hill in Dien Bien province

Discovering A1 Hill in Dien Bien province

VOV.VN - The A1 Hill in the northwestern province of Dien Bien, is the site of the famous victory against the French colonists in the battle of Dien Bien Phu and is one of the most popular historical sites, attracting both local people and tourists.

Dien Bien Phu Victory museum

Dien Bien Phu Victory museum

VOV.VN - The 56 days and nights of the Dien Bien Phu campaign and the Vietnamese army’s heroic struggle against French colonialists are highlighted at the Dien Bien Phu Victory museum.

Ceremony honours Dien Bien Phu campaign veterans

Ceremony honours Dien Bien Phu campaign veterans

The Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) held a ceremony on May 4 to honour war veterans who joined Dien Bien Phu campaign on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu victory (May 7).