A photo competition was launched on November 24 for journalists, professional and amateur photographers in the country on soldiers of the Vietnam People’s Army from now until 2014.
Submissions can be in color or black and white photographs taken from December 1, 2011 to September 30, 2014.
The winners will be announced in December, 2014. The exhibition and awards ceremony will be held on December 22, 2014 marking the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the Vietnam People's Army.
The contest is being organized by the Political Department of the Vietnam People's Army.
According to the Political Department, a seminar will be held from November 29 to 30 highlighting the victory of the Road No9-Southern Laos campaign in the central province of Quang Tri, 40 years ago.