In attendance were Hoang Trung Hai, Politburo member and Secretary of the Ha Noi Party Committee; Lieutenant General Phan Van Giang, member of the Party Central Committee and Deputy Defence Minister, among others.
Giving a report on results of implementing missions in 2017 and tasks, orientations for 2018, Commander of the Ha Noi Capital High Command - Major General Nguyen Doan Anh said that over 72 years of construction and development, the Capital Armed Force has promoted the heroic tradition of the People’s Army of Viet Nam.
Ha Noi leaders receive PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc
In 2017, with the spirit of innovation, creativity and determination, the Capital High Command has advised the Municipal Party Committee to well perform the national defence task, especially building people's defense attached to people's security posture and developing strong defense zone.
The Capital High Command also focused on well implemented military recruitment, military education and defense. Particularly, in 2017, 3,500 youths were enlisted.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Ha Noi Party Secretary Hoang Trung Hai and officials, soldiers pose a photo
Besides, the Capital High Command cooperated with relevant units to ensure absolute safety for political events of the Central and the capital city; effectively participated in fire prevention and rescue to minimize damages.
The Command also concentrated on the Party building, political and ideological education among officials and soldiers; protecting the capital city in all situations.
Extending Tet greetings to officials and soldiers, PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc praised the gained achievements of the Capital High Command. He underlined that with 72 years of construction and development, the capital armed force has ensured absolute safety for the city.
“During the construction and development, the armed force has promoted the good tradition of the People’s Army of Viet Nam”, he appreciated.
On behalf of leaders of the Party and State, the PM congratulated the Capital High Command on its gained achievements, significantly contributing to the glorious history of the Viet Nam People's Army. He also sent a healthy, happy and successful New Year wish to all officials and soldiers.
Emphasizing that 2018 is an important year of implementing Resolution of the Viet Nam Communist Party’s 12th Congress and five-year Plan on socio-economic development (2016-2020), the PM asked the Ministry of National Defence and Ha Noi to pay special attention to building comprehensively strong armed forces to guarantee the country’s peace in new situation.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc offered Tet gifts to officials and soldiers
“The Capital High Command should strengthen the building of armed forces toward revolutionary, regular, elite and gradually modernized with high quality and fighting power; improve the quality of militia forces; boost the application of advanced science and technology in the military field” he requested.
He also noted that the Command must continue effectively implementing Resolution of the 12th Party Central Committee’s 4th plenum in association with Directive 05 of the Politburo.
The Government leader hoped that the Capital High Command to positively take part in poverty reduction in difficult regions, flood prevention and control, rescue, new style rural area construction and caring for revolutionary contributors.
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Ha Noi Party Secretary Hoang Trung Hai plant a tree at the Capital High Command
On the occasion of Tet 2018, PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked the Command to care for officials and soldiers on duties and those in difficult circumstances. Especially, the Command in collaboration with relevant unit to ensure absolute safety for the Capital during the festival.