PSNews – The Ho Chi Minh Municipal Department of Information and Communications on May 7 in collaboration with the Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) Book Street launched a series of activities to celebrate the 65th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu victory ( May 7, 1954-2019) and to mark 50 years of the implementation of President Ho Chi Minh’s testament.
Dien Bien province has carried out several activities to mark the 65th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu victory that ended the French colonial rule in Vietnam.
PSNews - The Dien Bien Phu historic battlefield was reflected through a circus show hosted by the Vietnam Circus Federation on May 5 to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the victory.
An event was held in Hanoi on May 3 to launch a new book on the Dien Bien Phu Campaign authored by a French writer.
Dien Bien Phu victory in 1954 was Vietnam's greatest victory in the war against the French, leading to the signing of the Geneva Accords, ending the war in Vietnam and restoring peace in Indochina.
Candles were lit at Martyrs’ Cemetery A1 in Dien Bien Phu city of northern Dien Bien province on May 6 evening to pay tribute to fallen soldiers on the occasion of the 64th anniversary of Dien Bien Phu Victory (May 7, 1954-2018).
PSNews - This event has clearly reflected the long-term struggle of the people, reminding spectators of great sacrifices made by many heroes fighting to death in the resistance war for national independence.