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13 iconic Hanoi liberation photos

13 iconic Hanoi liberation photos

VOV.VN -Liberation Day is celebrated each year to mark the end of the occupation by French forces (October 10, 1954). Here’s a look back at the event as it unfolded as documented by Life Magazine photographers.

Third National Party Congress

Third National Party Congress

The third National Party Congress focuses on building socialism in the north and struggle for liberation in the South.

Argentina’s Lower House praises Vietnam’s Revolution

Argentina’s Lower House praises Vietnam’s Revolution

Argentina’s Chamber of Deputies (Lower House) on August 26 highly valued the significance of the Vietnamese Revolution in the history of safeguarding and building the country on the occasion of the 70th National Day (September 2).

War veteran To Van On-a soldier on all fronts

War veteran To Van On-a soldier on all fronts

(VOV) - Four decades have passed but the image of Vietnamese soldiers liberating Sai Gon on April 30, 1975, has remained vivid in the minds of many Vietnamese people.

Dien Bien Phu victory celebrations grab global headlines

Dien Bien Phu victory celebrations grab global headlines

(VOV) - Global mass media on May 7 provided wide coverage of Vietnamese people’s heroic struggle against French colonialists in Dien Bien Phu 60 years ago, acknowledging the victory as an important landmark in the history of the world’s national liberation movement.

Vietnamese students in UK talk 1954 Dien Bien Phu victory

Vietnamese students in UK talk 1954 Dien Bien Phu victory

(VOV) -Vietnamese students studying at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) on March 6 held a dialogueon the Dien Bien Phu Victory and Geneva Conference in 1954 as part of the Vietnam Week’s activities in London.

Dien Bien to celebrate historic victory over French

Dien Bien to celebrate historic victory over French

The people’s Committee of the northern province of Dien Bien has said it will cooperate with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to organize many cultural events this year to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Dien Bien Phu victory over the French colonialists.

Military hero-writer recalls national victory

Military hero-writer recalls national victory

Lieutenant-Colonel Dang Van Viet - “the Tiger of Road 4” as called by French officers - continues to lead a full life, with energy and enthusiasm despite an early retirement from the army in 1960 and many ups and downs in his personal life. On the occasion of Vietnam's 62nd National Day, he recounted some of his experiences of services to the nation.