At a sending-off ceremony, a representative of Naval Region 4 said that the mission brought various kinds of gifts for Truong Sa islanders and troops, including many from central and local agencies as well as groups and individuals at home and abroad.

Naval troops at the sending-off ceremony

Of note, the mission was also joined by 105 reporters from press agencies nationwide and members of the Youth Club for National Seas and Islands.

Speaking at the sending-off, Senior Colonel Nguyen Cong Son, Deputy Political Commissar of Naval Region 4, assigned missions to the delegation and hoped that the participating reporters would have a worthy trip and reflect objectively and vividly the life of islanders and troops.

Translated by Trung Thanh