Delegates at the exhibition (Photo: VNA)

The exhibition, within the framework of the "Vietnam Cultural Year in Ukraine”, marked the 128th birthday of President Ho Chi Minh, 70th anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh’s appeal for patriotic emulation and 107 years since Uncle Ho left Vietnam to find a way to save the country.

Speaking at the ceremony, Vietnamese Ambassador to Ukraine Nguyen Anh Tuan emphasized that the exhibition aimed to introduce the great achievements Vietnam has gained in the cause of building the country, review the historical landmarks in the Vietnam - Ukraine traditional friendship and introduce images about the land and people of Vietnam to Ukrainian parliamentarians and friends.

He also sent sincere thanks to the Ukrainian Parliament President, leaders of Ukraine - Vietnam Friendship Parliamentarians Group, and Ukraine -  Vietnam Friendship Association for creating good conditions and closely coordinating with the Embassy for such a rare foreign exhibition held at Ukraine’s Parliament building.

Ms. Oksana Vasilevna Yurinets, Head of the Ukraine - Vietnam Friendship Parliamentarians Group, highly appreciated the ideas and careful preparations of the Vietnamese Embassy for the exhibition. She emphasized that through more than 100 photos at the exhibition, Ukrainian people know more about the land and people of Vietnam, understand more about the good friendly relations between the two countries, and famous landscapes of Vietnam, especially images of President Ho Chi Minh.

She said that this exhibition and “Vietnam Day” event, which will be held in Lvov city on June 21st, not only show the goodwill and special sentiment of the Ukraine - Vietnam Friendship Parliamentarians Group, Ukraine - Vietnam Friendship Association and herself for Vietnam, but also create motivation to promote the Ukraine - Vietnam relations.

The exhibition, which has attracted the attention of a large number of Ukrainian and international visitors, will end on June 8th./.

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