President Praises the Police

The Party, State and people appreciated the great contributions, sacrifices and accomplishments made by the police, said President Nguyen Minh Triet on Wednesday.

President Nguyen Minh Triet pins the "Hero of the People's Armed Forces" badge on the flag of the police during the meeting on July 18
The President made the statement while handing over the title “Hero of the People’s Armed Forces” to the General Department of Police at a ceremony held in Ha Noi on the occasion of its 45th birthday, which falls on July 20.

The People’s Police Force was presented with the title for its contributions to the country during the past 45 years.

Thousands of policemen and officers sacrificed their  lives, while on duty, proving their noble nature and personality, the President stressed.

He went on to say that the police should continue their efforts to keep security and protect people’s lives.

Regarding recent wrongdoings by a number of policemen, President Triet urged leaders of the police force to take measures to prevent the recurrence of similar cases.

The same day, during a meeting to celebrate the event, Chairman of the HCMC People’s Committee Le Hoang Quan urged the police to quickly discover criminal cases, particularly armed robberies, in the city.

Reported by N.Q, D.H – Translated by Thuy Hang

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