VOV.VN - A special event to reenact the scenes of victorious soldiers returning triumphantly to liberate the capital city after years of occupation by French colonialists took place on Phung Hung mural street in Hanoi on October 10.
VOV.VN - Son La prison was built by French colonialists in the early 1900s and used to detain 1,000 Vietnamese communists and patriots.
Researchers in the former imperial capital city of Hue have voiced their concerns over the new list of 27 prominent ’Indochinese colonial-style’ architectural buildings in the city.
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.
The War Remnants Museum in Ho Chi Minh City was ranked among the top 25 best museums in the world by tourism website TripAdvisor.
The third National Party Congress focuses on building socialism in the north and struggle for liberation in the South.
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).
(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.
The Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV)’s leadership over the army is comprehensive and absolute, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has affirmed.
(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.
(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.
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.
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.