On behalf of the Central Military Commission and the Ministry of National Defense, in his congratulation letter, General Lich wished all the best to young troops and defense youths and complimented them on their excellent achievements over the past time.

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Particularly, under the leadership and instructions of the Central Military Commission, the Ministry of National Defense and military units’ Party Committees, young troops and defense youths have successfully fulfilled missions, including training, combat readiness, regulation building, scientific research, production, disaster mitigation, and search and rescue, among others.

On this occasion, General Lich also emphasized the effective coordination among military units and between military and civilians ones, troops’ creativeness and their vanguard in carrying out all missions, especially in combating COVID-19 epidemic and mitigating the consequences of saltwater intrusion in the Mekong Delta and helping in socio-economic development.

He stressed that the achievements in task implementation have contributed to enhancing the image of the Uncle Ho’s soldiers and enriching the glorious tradition of the Vietnam People’s Army. He also praised the contributions towards building a revolutionary, regular, elite, and gradually modernized army and protecting the socialist Fatherland. Their contributions are deserving of the Central Military Commission’ and Defense Ministry’s compliment, “Loyal, courageous; kind-hearted and clear-minded; active, creative; united, disciplined; vanguard, resolved.” 

The Defense Minister believes that in the new revolutionary period, youths in the military will continue promoting the beautiful virtues of Uncle Ho’s soldiers, follow President Ho Chi Minh’s teachings, and carrying out emulation movements, including “Studying and following President Ho Chi Minh’s thought, morality and lifestyles” and “Promoting glorious tradition, devoting talent, deserving to be Uncle Ho’s Soldiers.”

They were also urged to build strong Party organizations and comprehensively strong units, contributing to the Party’, people’ and army’s efforts in carrying out the renewal process.

Translated by Tran Hoai