Online seminar on President Ho Chi Minh's role to French Communist Party and Marseille city
Tuesday, 07/12/2021 11:36 (GMT+7)
On December 7, the Communist Party of Vietnam and the Communist Party of France co-organised an online seminar to discuss late Vietnamese President Ho Chi Minh’s contributions to the French party and Marseille city.
Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Education and Popularization
Nguyen Trong Nghia speaks at the event (Photo: VNA)
The event drew the participation of researchers, and young Party members of both sides and representatives of Vietnamese and French localities.
Addressing at the opening speech, head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Education and Popularization Nguyen Trong Nghia said that the seminar was an opportunity for Vietnamese and French Party members and youth to better understand Ho Chi Minh’s role to the French Communist Party (FCP) and the ties shared between the two parties.
VNA quoted the saying of National Secretary of the FCP Fabien Roussel that the important role of the late Vietnamese President to both parties and expressed his gratitude for his contributions to the anti-colonial struggles in the world.
He once again emphasised the solidarity of the French communists with the Vietnamese people in the past resistance wars as well as their present national construction cause.
At the seminar, Vietnamese and French speakers presented studies on the historical significance of the period when Ho Chi Minh stayed in France, his contributions to the French Communist Party and Marseille, and his journey from patriotism to communism, among other topics.
Earlier, a plaque commemorating President Ho Chi Minh was unveiled in Marseille on November 26, as part of the activities marking 110 years since the late President boarded ship Amiral Latouche Tréville to France, beginning his journey for national salvation./.