Lieutenant General Nguyen Van Gau, Deputy Chief of the General Department of Political Affairs (GDP), chaired the conference.

In 2023, 36 agencies and units under the Ministry of National Defense submitted profiles of 56 outstanding individuals for the award, of whom 45 were qualified. They obtained significant achievements in training and combat readiness; studying, teaching, and scientific research; production; culture and art; and sports. Attentively, three of them were selected in the top 20 nominees outstanding young faces of Vietnam in 2023.

Lieutenant General Nguyen Van Gau, Deputy Chief of the General Department of Political Affairs, speaks at the conference.

At the conference, the council seriously assessed and discussed to cast their votes for 10 outstanding young faces and 35 promising young faces of the whole military in 2023.

In his remarks, Lt. Gen. Nguyen Van Gau applauded the Military Youth Advisory Board and members of the voting council for their good preparation and constructive ideas. The GDP deputy chief asked the Military Youth Advisory Board to closely coordinate with relevant agencies and units to well prepare for the ceremony to honor outstanding and promising young faces in the whole military in 2023, as well as foster information dissemination before, during and after the honoring ceremony.

Ten outstanding young faces in the military in 2023 are Senior Captain Vu Van Cuong from Pa Thom Border Station of the Dien Bien provincial Border Guard Command; Senior Captain Le Van Tung from Regiment 937 of Division 370 of the Air Defense - Air Force Service; contract worker Nguyen Tuan Anh from Viettel Cyber Security of the Military Industry-Telecoms Group (Viettel); Captain Pham Van Tu from Brigade 649 of the Department of Transportation of the General Department of Logistics; Major Hoang Duc Danh from Division 5 of Military Region 7; Senior Captain Nguyen Sy Tuan from Battalion 97 of the Staff of Military Region 4; Nguyen Trung Duc from the Government Cipher Board; Senior Captain Pham Thi Ngoc Ha from the Military Broadcasting Center of the General Department of Political Affairs; non-commissioned First Lieutenant Tran Hung Nguyen from the National Defense Sports Center 5 of the Staff of the Naval Service; Staff Sergeant Duong Huy Hoang from Company 355 of Battalion 3 of the Military Technical Academy.

Translated by Quynh Oanh