Visiting the corps on December 19 on the occasion of the 75th founding anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army, the PM highlighted the heroic tradition of the corps since its foundation on October 5, 1959.

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc (in suit) reviews the Guards of Honour of the Armored Corps.

He praised the corps for its achievements in synchronously implementing many solutions to improve the quality of training, and the readiness to safeguard the country.

The Government leader ordered the Armored Corps to continue effectively implementing resolutions of Party congresses at all levels, and policies on military and national defense of the Party.

He asked the force to proactively fight against wrong viewpoints of hostile forces, and prevent degradation in political ideology, ethics and lifestyle and internal “self-evolution” and self-transformation, while working hard to master and effectively use new weapons and modern equipment.

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc greets commanders of the Armored Corps.

At the same time, the corps needs to promote research on the art of armored combat based on the military expertise of the nation, and applying to the current situation of the country, he said.

He expressed his belief that under the leadership by the Party, the State, and directly by the Central Military Commission and the Ministry of Defense; and with its glorious tradition and valuable experiences during the 60 years of establishment and development, the Armored Corps will make unceasing efforts to successfully complete all assigned tasks.

Source: VNA