They include ornamental fruits and trees from Hung Yen province; jam, rice and candies from Hanoi; flowers from Da Lat city; tea from Thai Nguyen, together with 3,500 presents from agencies and individuals, and over 20,000 letters and New Year cards from pupils nationwide.

All is the affection sent to Spratly Islands to welcome the Year of the Pig.

Kumquat trees from Hung Yen province

Flowers from Lam Dong province’s Da Lat city

Youngsters carry presents to the ship.

BTA (Photos: VNA)