Leaders pay tribute to President Ho Chi Minh on National Day

A delegation of the Party, National Assembly, State, Government and Vietnam Fatherland Front paid tribute to President Ho Chi Minh at his mausoleum in Hanoi on Friday on the occasion of National Day (September 2).

The delegation included Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, and President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee Tran Thanh Man, along with a number of former Party, State and Government leaders.

The delegation also laid flowers at the Monument for Heroic Martyrs.

On September 2, 1945, President HCM read the Declaration of Independence, announcing the foundation of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, now the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.

Source: VOV5