Prime Minister lights incense to commemorate Uncle Ho

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on Tuesday offered incense in commemoration of late President Ho Chi Minh at the Ho Chi Minh Relic Complex inside the Presidential Palace in Hanoi.

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung (L) offers incense to late President Ho Chi Minh in Hanoi January 17, 2012 (Photo: VNA)

The Government leader was accompanied by his wife and leaders of the Government Office. He expressed his profound respect for late President Ho Chi Minh, who made great contributions to the cause of national liberation and construction of Vietnam.

After offering incense, the PM paid a Tet (Lunar New Year) visit to the officials and staff of the complex.

On the same day, the Government leader also paid separate Tet visits to General Vo Nguyen Giap, former Party General Secretaries Do Muoi and Le Kha Phieu, and former State President Le Duc Anh.

Source: Sai Gon Giai Phong, translated by Tran Minh

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