Vietnamese soldiers on the training field.

Hanoi Military Headquarters on March 25 held an opening ceremony for the first round of training tasks for 2007 and received an emulation flag of the Prime Minister thanks to its outstanding achievements in emulation movements in 2006. The ceremony was held at the Yen So shooting range in Hoang Mai urban district in the presence of Hanoi Party Committee Secretary Pham Quang Nghi.

At the event, armed forces from 14 districts and urban districts in the city paraded, followed by martial arts performances, and shooting to mark the beginning of emulation movements in 2007. This is part of the activities to celebrate the 117th birthday of President Ho Chi Minh and the 12th National Assembly general election.

In 2007, cadres and soldiers of the whole city’s armed forces are determined to strictly follow combat readiness regulations and closely cooperate with local authorities as well as other Army units to ensure political security, social safety and order in the area.

Source: HNM

Translated by Vu Hung