Historical documentaries on VN to be aired

(VOVworld) - People can watch two valuable documentaries on television late this week– one on the last days of the America War in Vietnam in 1975, and the other on President Ho Chi Minh.

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President Ho Chi Minh (center, holding his hat) visits Novosibirsk city in July 1955, his first official visit to the Soviet Union (File photo: VNA)

On Sunday, on anniversary of the liberation of southern Vietnam and national reunification, "Vietnam - 30 Days in Saigon" will be aired on Vietnam Television. "Ho Chi Minh in the Country of Lenin", a documentary on President Ho Chi Minh’s activities in the early days after the establishment of the nation, will be screened in May.

The 66-minute colour movie, "Vietnam – 30 Days in Saigon", records the last days of the war – the battle on April 27 and 28, 1975, images of people fleeing – and Saigon in the first few days under the leadership of the Provisional Revolutionary Government of the Republic of South Vietnam.

The black-and-white 30-minute movie, "Ho Chi Minh in the Country of Lenin", produced by the Central Studio for Documentary Film of Russia in 1975, focuses on Ho Chi Minh’s activities for establishing the communist country of Vietnam and developing friendly relations between Vietnam and the former Soviet Union.