Fishermen receive gifts.

The event aimed to raise youth’s patriotism; love for the Fatherland and national sea and islands; their awareness of and responsibility for building and protecting the nation. It was also to mobilize social resources to strengthen socio-economic development.

During the festival, Flotilla 32’s representative briefed participants on the situation at sea and on islands and the unit’s task implementation over the past time.

On the occasion, participating units presented gifts, including cash and articles to 30 fishermen, 30 needy households, and 20 needy students with good academic results.

Within the program, delegates visited coast guard ships and were briefed on the operation of the ships and their working trips to Truong Sa (Spratly) Islands.

* From April 27 to 29, Flotilla 202 of Coast Guard Region 2 held practical activities to mark the 47th anniversary of the South Liberation and National Reunification Day.

Flotilla 202's personnel present gifts to an wounded soldier in Trieu An commune.

The flotilla visited and presented gifts, worth VND 1 million each, to martyrs’ families, wounded and sick soldiers, and national contributors in Trieu An commune, Trieu Phong district, Quang Tri province. The unit also started the construction of a gratitude house for a martyr’s son in Dong Giang ward, Dong Ha city. The unit’s mission offered incense and flower at Truong Son National Martyrs’ Cemetery and Special Historical Relic Site of Quang Tri Ancient Citadel in commemoration of fallen soldiers.

These practical activities demonstrated troops’ gratitude to fallen soldiers, wounded and sick soldiers, and those who rendered good services to the revolution for their sacrifices and contribution. They were also to raise troops and young people’s awareness of former generations’ sacrifices and encourage them to fulfill assigned missions to firmly safeguard national sovereignty over sea and islands.

Translated by Chung Anh