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Paintings of General Giap displayed in Hanoi

Paintings of General Giap displayed in Hanoi

Some 40 sketches and eight oil paintings featuring General Vo Nguyen Giap are being showcased at an exhibition which opened on May 26 at the Vietnam Military History Museum.

Exhibition showcases Vietnam a country in change

Exhibition showcases Vietnam a country in change

(VOV) -To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the end of the war with the US, the Art Vietnam Gallery in Hanoi is showing a photo exhibition of National Geographic photographer Catherine Karnow.

VN documentaries to screen in US

VN documentaries to screen in US

The New York-based Institute for Vietnamese Culture and Education (IVCE) will screen several documentaries on Vietnam at universities in the US next month.

Tens of thousands pay tribute to General Giap

Tens of thousands pay tribute to General Giap

(VOV) - Admirers by the tens of thousands – young and old, well-known and unknown, dressed up and dressed down – in spite of heavy rains came from all corners of the nation to the gravesite of late General Vo Nguyen Giap to pay homage on September 1.

Dien Bien Phu docs screened in Sri Lanka

The Vietnamese Embassy in Sri Lanka held a film screening on the Dien Bien Phu victory and General Vo Nguyen Giap on May 5 at General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University (KDU) in Colombo, as part of activities to mark the 60th anniversary of the historic triumph.

Before General Giap’s memorial service

Before General Giap’s memorial service

(VOV) - VOV online reporters took pictures at the national funeral house moments a couple of hours before the memorial service took place at 7.00 on October 13.

More condolences over General Giap’s passing

Many condolences over the death of General Vo Nguyen Giap have continued to be sent to Vietnam and his family, describing the death as a great loss to the Vietnamese nation.

Thousands pay tribute to General Giap

Thousands pay tribute to General Giap

(VOV) - Thousands of people have queued up in front of General Vo Nguyen Giap’s house on No. 30 Hoang Dieu Street to pay their last respect to Vietnam’s legendary General.

Ethnic people express gratitude to General Giap

Ethnic people express gratitude to General Giap

The news of General Vo Nguyen Giap’s death has saddened all local people in Dien Bien province which was closely linked to Giap’s image in the 1954 Dien Bien Phu victory over the French colonialists.

Vo Nguyen Giap: A Legendary General

Vo Nguyen Giap: A Legendary General

(VOV) - The life and career of General Vo Nguyen Giap, former Commander-in-chief of the Vietnam People’s Army, earned him a place amongst history’s greatest military leaders.

Photo book salutes General Giap

A book of photographs entitled General and Commander-in-Chief Vo Nguyen Giap, compiled by photographer Tran Manh Thuong, has been published by the Culture and Information Publishing House.