(VOVworld)- A workshop reviewing Vietnam’s victory in the Tonkin Gulf event 50 years ago was held in Hai Phong on Wednesday attracting the participation of several army generals, scholars and military researchers. Presentations at the workshop clarified the US imperialists’ conspiracy and hostility in setting up the Tonkin Gulf Event attempting to expand the air and naval warfare to the north and deploy American expeditionary soldiers to southern Vietnam. The presentations also highlighted the outstanding leadership and strategic vision of the Communist Party of Vietnam and President Ho Chi Minh in countering the American aggressors’ provocations and escalating invasion. The participants praised Vietnamese people’s strong determination to defend the northern region and highlighted the significance of the victory. Lessons on strategic leadership and measures to mobilize the mass of people to national defence learned from this event were also discussed at the workshop, which was organized by the Navy Service, Air Defense-Air Force Service and the Institute of Vietnamese Military History.
Workshop reviewing Vietnam’s victory in the Tonkin Gulf Event convenes — TalkVietnam