Ten sets of remains of Vietnamese martyrs repatriated from Laos
Friday, 30/12/2022 16:33 (GMT+7)
The northern Lao province of Oudomxay organized a ceremony on December 29 to repatriate ten sets of remains of Vietnamese soldiers and experts who laid down their lives in Laos.
|Remains of Vietnamese martyrs repatriated (Photo: VNA)
This was the first repatriation of martyrs' remains, which were found in six northern Lao provinces during the 2022 - 2023 dry season.
The remains were found by a search team from the Military Region 2.
Of the ten sets of remains, six were identified with names and hometowns. They will be handed over to the local authorities for funeral rituals following local customs and the wishes of their families on December 30.
The other four will be buried on December 30 at Tong Khao Cemetery in Dien Bien Phu City, the northern province of Dien Bien./.