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Exhibition honoring prisoners of war opens in Hanoi

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An exhibition honoring captured and imprisoned revolutionary soldiers opened at the Vietnam Military History Museum in Hanoi on July 12. The event aims to mark the 72nd anniversary of Vietnam's War Invalids and Martyrs' Day.

The exhibition gives a deep impression to visitors. (Photo: Sggp)

The exhibition gives a deep impression to visitors. (Photo: Sggp)

On display are nearly 300 items, documents and photos telling heroic stories about the willpower and  resilience of prisoners of war from prison historical relics of Hoa Lo, Con Dao and Phu Quoc, such as tiger cages which were used to incarcerate political prisoners; a portrait of Uncle Ho and a party flag of soldier Nguyen The Nghia which was drawn by his blood and among.
The exhibition pays solemn tribute to revolutionary soldiers who have made the ultimate sacrifice for freedom and independence as well as educate patriotism, the spiritual consciousness of the country, the homeland, the national pride to young people.
The display organized by the Vietnam Military History Museum, the Hanoi’s Museum of Revolutionary Prisoners and the Con Dao Relic Management Board, will run until the end of August.
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By MAI AN - Translated by Kim Khanh

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