Former General Secretary Le Kha Phieu speaking at the meeting

Addressing the event, the delegates recalled the unit's tradition and feats-of-arms in the war to protect the Southwestern border area while carrying out the international service in Cambodia. They also stressed the important role of the political organ of Command 719 in implementing Party and political work with Vietnamese soldiers as well as the Cambodian Government, military and people to help the country restore production, establish the government and armed forces from central to local levels as well as eliminate the genocidal regime.

On the occasion, the Department of Information and Education under the General Department of Politics also announced the outcomes of cooperation activities between Vietnam and Cambodia over the past years. Besides, the liaison board of veterans of the unit presented gifts to 18 members aged 90, 80, 75, and 70.

Translated by Lam Anh