March 16, 2017 | 20:56 (GMT+7)
Five sets of martyrs’ remains found in Quang Tri province
PANO - Five sets of martyrs’ remains, which were found in Hamlet 5, Thuan Thanh commune, Huong Hoa District, Quang Tri province, were collected by team 584 under the Quang Tri provincial Military Command from March 5 to 15.
A martyr's remains found. Photo for illustration: vov.vn
Almost all of the remains were found wrapped in hammock with other belongings such as belts, buttons, balms...
Relevant organs decided that the remains were martyrs fallen during the resistance war against American invaders.
These sets of martyrs’ remains are being kept in the management office of the Huong Hoa district Martyrs’ Cemetery.
The Quang Tri provincial Military Command has instructed Team 584 to continue their search in the locality for possible other remains.
Translated by Chung Anh