Army contestants at Olympiad Games 2016 awarded by Ministry of Defense

Defense Ministry celebrated a solemn ceremony in Hanoi capital on August 30 in order to honor and offer awards for athletes from Military Sports Delegation at Olympic Games Rio 2016.

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Military sports delegation including shooter Hoang Xuan Vinh, swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien and judo player Van Ngoc Tu competed in Olympic Games Rio 2016.

Hoang Xuan Vinh and Van Ngoc Tu were presented at the event while Anh Vien was absent because she is taking part in a training course in the United States.

With victory of one gold and silver medal at Olympic Games Rio 2016, Ministry of Defense decided to grant a certificate and VND 50 million for shooter Hoang Xuan Vinh. Nguyen Thi Anh Vien and Van Ngoc Tu respectively received certificates and VND 10 million.

By Minh Chien- Translated by Huyen Huong

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