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City shows gratitude to Heroic Mothers

Update: December, 22/2014 - 08:00
At the event, Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee Le Thanh Hai stressed that the city was always grateful for the outstanding dedication and sacrifices to the nation made by the mothers. — Photo hochiminhcity

HCM CITY (VNS) — An group of 237 women in HCM City, whose husbands and children laid down their lives for the nation's liberation, have been honoured as "Heroic Mothers".

Among them, only 16 are alive and able to receive the title, at a ceremony held yesterday.

At the event, Secretary of the Municipal Party Committee Le Thanh Hai stressed that the city was always grateful for the outstanding dedication and sacrifices to the nation made by the mothers.

Hai also pledged that local authorities would do their utmost to improve the living conditions for those designated as Heroic Mothers, and their families.

HCM City is home to 3,633 Heroic Mothers. — VNS

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