The delegation also checked Military Region 1 and Nguyen Binh district’s preparations for the celebration of the 30th Whole People’s Defense Festive Day and 75th founding anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army.

Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Trong Nghia speaking at the meeting with the Military Region 1 Command and the Cao Bang Provincial People's Committee

Praising efforts of Military Region 1, local authorities and relevant units in carrying out the projects, General Nghia asked them to accelerate the progress of the project and new-styled rural model building in the locality, so as to complete them by October 15 and October 30, respectively. The Military Region 1 Command should also make a list of documents and exhibits as well as to install a 3D Museum.

Regarding preparations for the upcoming events, the Deputy Director of the General Department of Politics urged agencies and units to focus on implementing the Defense Ministry’s plan on the important events.

Accordingly, the military region thoroughly grasped and strictly implemented the Defense Ministry’s plan to mark the important events and promoted information dissemination and tradition education for troops and civilians in the region. 

On the occasion, the mission offered incense to General Vo Nguyen Giap at his Commemorative Area and planted a tree at the Special National Relic Site of Tran Hung Dao Forest.

Translated by Tran Hoai