Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan send former President Le Duc Anh to the final resting place (Photo: SGGP)

Former President Le Duc Anh laid to rest in HCMC

A burial ceremony was held for former President General Le Duc Anh, former Politburo member and former advisor to the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV), at the Martyrs’ Cemetery in Ho Chi Minh City at 5p.m. on May 3.

Local staff and army personnel carry the coffin containing a set of remain. (Photo:Sggp)

Military funeral honors volunteer soldiers

A burial ceremony for the remains of 18 fallen Vietnamese voluntary soldiers and experts was held at Ba Doc Martyrs’ Cemetery in the central coastal province of Quang Binh on May 9.