Hanoi to mark 20th anniversary of “City for Peace” recognition

The Hanoi authorities will organize various activities to mark 20 years since it was recognized as the City for Peace by the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on July 16, 1999.

Accordingly, the celebration will be observed from 8:00 on July 13 to 22:00 July 14 in Ly Thai To Park featuring special art programs entitled I love Hanoi and Lighting up Peace.

The city will also open a number of photo exhibitions themed Elegant Hanoians, Diary of Peace and other cultural and musical events at Hoa Lo Prison relic site.

Source: People's Army Newspaper