Meet the wounded soldiers and the relatives of martyrs to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the struggle to protect the northern border

On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the struggle to protect the Northern border of the Fatherland (February 17, 1979 to February 17, 2019), on the morning of February 27, the Department of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs cooperated with the Ministry. The provincial military commander and the Provincial Veterans Association held a meeting with typical war invalids, sick soldiers, and martyrs' families to commemorate the great merits of the heroic martyrs and people with meritorious services to the revolution. Great contribution in the cause of national construction and defense.

Attending the meeting were: Bui Thanh Ha, Deputy Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee; Mr. Nguyen Dung, Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee; representatives of the Provincial Committee of Vietnam Fatherland Front and 46 wounded soldiers, sick soldiers and representatives of typical martyrs' families participated in the struggle to protect the northern border of the country.

Speaking at the meeting, on behalf of the provincial leaders, Mr. Nguyen Dung, Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee sent to wounded soldiers, sick soldiers, relatives of martyrs for their health wishes and expressed their gratitude. deeply for the sacrifice of the heroic martyrs, who have contributed to the revolution, have made great contributions to the cause of national construction and defense.

As a participant in the struggle to protect the Northern border of the Fatherland at the border of Lang Son, Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee Nguyen Dung reiterated the majestic moment of the entire army and our people in the righteous war. defend the northern border. Back 40 years ago, dawn on February 17, 1979, China suddenly brought more than half a million troops and thousands of tanks and motor vehicles across Vietnam border, simultaneously attacked 6 northern provinces. from Pa Nam Flu (Lai Chau) to Po Han (Quang Ninh) with a length of 1,200 km of border .Quan and our people have resiliently resisted, pushing back the waves of Chinese invaders. In the struggle to protect the northern border of the country, many children of Thua Thien Hue province set out to fight to protect every inch of the land of the Fatherland. The Party and the State never forget the great merits of their compatriots, officers and soldiers who fought and died to win the righteous war.

Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee Nguyen Dung emphasized that today's meeting is to honor and acknowledge the efforts of the wounded soldiers and soldiers, and the martyrs' relatives who have overcome the loss and loss rising in life. Contribute positively to the cause of home construction. At the same time, expressing the morality of "Drinking water, remember the source" and the responsibilities of all levels and branches in well implementing the preferential policies of the Party and State for people with meritorious services to the revolution and regularly taking care and create favorable conditions for sick soldiers, martyrs' relatives in economic development, life stabilization ...

Source: Cong Thong Tin Dien Tu ,Thua Thien Hue