To mark the 45th anniversary of the Liberation of the South and National Reunification, a number of activities were held nationwide. Here is a round up of the various events that took place on Thursday.
Party and State leaders along with former leaders lay wreaths and offer incense at the the Monument to Heroes and War Martyrs in Ba Đình Square in Hà Nội on Thursday morning on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of Việt Nam’s 1975 Great Spring Victory (April 30, 1975). — VNA/VNS Photo Doãn Tấn
Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc (second, right) and other Party and State leaders offer incense at Kính Thiên Palace, Thăng Long Imperial Citadel in Hà Nội on Thursday morning. —VNA/VNS Photo Thống Nhất
Hồ Chí Minh Mausoleum Protection Command performs the flag raising ceremony at Ba Đình Square in Hà Nội on Thursday morning, —VNA/VNS Photo Thành Đạt
Hồ Chí Minh Mausoleum Protection Command march at Ba Đình Square in Hà Nội on Thursday morning, —VNA/VNS Photo Thành Đạt
Delegates place wreaths and offere incense at the Hiền Lương – Bến Hải historic site in Vĩnh Linh District, Quảng Trị Province. — VNA/VNS Photo Hồ Cầu