Vietnam pays last respects to former Party General Secretary Le Kha Phieu

Update: 11:09 | 14/08/2020

A respect-paying ceremony for former Party General Secretary Le Kha Phieu began this morning at 8am and will run until noon at the National Funeral Hall, No. 5 Tran Thanh Tong Street, Hanoi.

The memorial service will be held at 12:30pm on Saturday at the same place. The burial ceremony will take place at 2pm the same day at Mai Dich Cemetery in the capital.

Vietnam, pays last respects, former Party General Secretary, Le Kha Phieu, respect-paying ceremony, burial ceremony, great contributions

A ceremony to lower the national flag to half-mast was held at 6am on Thursday at Ba Dinh Square.

At the same time, respect-paying and memorial ceremonies for the late former Party General Secretary will also be held at the Thong Nhat Hall in HCM City and the 25B Hall on Quang Trung Street, Thanh Hoa City, Thanh Hoa Province.

Senior Lieutenant General Le Kha Phieu was born on December 27, 1931, in Thanh Hoa Province’s Dong Son District.

He became involved in revolutionary activities in 1947 and joined the Communist Party of Việt Nam on June 19, 1949. He was a member of the Party Central Committee of the 7th and 8th tenures, member of the Party Central Committee's Secretariat of the 7th tenure, Politburo member of the 7th and 8th tenures, General Secretary of the Party Central Committee from December 1997 to April 2001; and Deputy to the National Assembly of the 9th and 10th tenures.

Throughout more than 70 years of revolutionary activities, comrade Le Kha Phieu made great contributions to the glorious revolutionary cause of the Party and the nation. He was awarded the Golden Star, an insignia of 70-year Party membership, and many other noble Vietnamese and international orders and medals.

A ceremony to lower the national flag to half-mast was held at 6am on Thursday at Ba Dinh Square to mark two days of national mourning for former Party leader Le Kha Phieu.

State funeral held for former President General Le Duc Anh
A State funeral was held on May 3 for former President General Le Duc Anh, who was also former Politburo member and former advisor to the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV).
 
State funeral held for former Politburo member Nguyen Duc Binh
A State funeral will be held for Nguyen Duc Binh, former member of the Politburo of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee, former Chairman of the Central Theoretical Council and former Director of the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics, who passed away on January 31. 
 
State funeral begins for former Party General Secretary Do Muoi
The State funeral began at 7am on October 6 at the National Funeral Hall, No.5 Tran Thanh Tong, Hanoi, for former General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Do Muoi, who passed away on October 1. 
 
National funeral held for President Tran Dai Quang
The memorial services for President Tran Dai Quang take place in Hanoi on September 26 morning.
 
RoK PM to attend national funeral of President Tran Dai Quang
Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea (RoK) Lee Nak-yon will arrive in Vietnam on September 25 to attend the national funeral of President Tran Dai Quang, announced the RoK Presidential Palace on September 24.
 

Source: VNS

 
Bình luận mới vừa được thêm vào. Click để xem
Mới nhấtHay nhấtXếp theo: