(VOV) - Hanoians have responded positively to the ‘gratitude drop of blood’ campaign which coincided with Revolutionary Martyrs Day (July 27).
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PANO - The Vietnam Central Association of Veterans, on December 26th, organised a get-together for heroic veterans in Hanoi, on the occasion of the 66th Founding Anniversary of Vietnam People’s Army, the 21st Anniversary of All-People National Defence Festive Day, and the 8th National Patriotic Emulation Congress.
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An exhibition of mementos of Vietnam’s recent resistance wars started in Hanoi on February 2, displaying 550 significant items selected from 10,000 keepsakes that were collected during a campaign launched by the General Political Department of the Vietnam People’s Army.
The items comprise war memoirs, letters, and diaries of significant historical or human interest.
The exhibition, residing at the Vietnam Military History Museum (28A Dien Bien Phu, Hanoi) until May 2010, also introduces documentation on the first 13 generals...
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According to Tran Sung, a museum official responsible for communications and public relations, this tandem-rotor helicopter has been expected for seven years. “In 2002, the Ministry of Defense’s Air Force Plant A-42 agreed to grant us this plane. However, at that time we had not enough space for it,” said Sung. Thirty five years after the war, most military-aircraft wreckages have been salvaged as scrap metal. “Along with another at Khe Sanh Museum in Quang Tri Province, this is the...
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Artisan Y Lan on September 17 donated her 20 ‘sand paintings’ of Uncle Ho and General Vo Nguyen Giap to the Vietnam Military History Museum.
Ms Lan completed the paintings after more than five months of research and hard work.
The director of the Museum, Le Ma Luong, said that this is the first time his museum has received such sophisticated and significant items.
Ms Lan added that she and her colleagues will begin work on 14 large-sized sand...
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An exhibition entitled “Handmade and Primitive Weapons - the Unique Military Cultural Heritage of Vietnam” will open at the Vietnam Military History Museum (VMHM) in Hanoi on September 1.
As an activity to mark the 64th anniversary of the country’s National Day and the 65th founding anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army, the exhibition will display 716 handmade and primitive weapons that were used in Vietnam ’s wars against foreign aggressors.
Speaking at a press conference in Hanoi on August...
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An exhibition entitled “Handmade and Primitive Weapons – the Unique Military Cultural Heritage of Vietnam” will open at the Vietnam Military History Museum (VMHM) in Hanoi on September 1.
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