PANO – On the first day of New Year, troops on DK1/10 platform of DK1 Battalion of Naval Region 2 solemnly held a flag-saluting ceremony on the Southern continental shelf of the country.

According to Lieutenant Commander Lam Van Hien, Commanding Officer of DK1/10 platform, the flag-saluting ceremony on the first day of a new year aims to remind troops of national patriotism and pride. It is also to affirm the determination of naval troops to fulfill the mission of safeguarding sacred national sea and sky. 

Below are photos of the flag-saluting ceremony.