General Phan Van Giang, Minister of National Defense, speaks at the ceremony honoring the typical young faces and promising young faces of the whole army in 2021 – Photo: TUAN HUY
This morning, March 24, the Central Military Commission – Ministry of National Defense held a ceremony to honor the typical young faces and promising young faces of the whole army in 2021.
Attending the program were General Phan Van Giang – Minister of National Defense; General Luong Cuong – Director of the General Department of Politics; Senior Lieutenant General Nguyen Tan Cuong – Chief of the General Staff, Deputy Minister of National Defense; Mr. Pham Tat Thang – Standing Deputy Head of the Central Committee for Mass Mobilization.
10 typical young faces, 36 promising young faces of the whole army were selected as the best examples, representing hundreds of thousands of union members and young people in the whole army in the fields of training, readiness to fight and fight, study, do scientific research, and help people eliminate hunger , poverty reduction, natural disaster prevention and control, epidemic prevention, rescue, press and propaganda, culture and art, physical training and sports, and international missions.
As the only “pink ball” to be honored with a typical young face, female soldier Nguyen Thi Hong Anh (TV news room, Army Radio and Television Center) was moved to share an unforgettable moment. on the front lines of the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Who does everyone choose to do gentle, hard work for? Fearing the epidemic, who will inform and propagate to the people to understand, make people more aware and appreciate the sweat and efforts of thousands of officials, soldiers fell in the epidemic center, on the remote borders of the country” – she pondered.
Leaving behind family affairs, far from her little daughter who is entering grade 1 and needs her mother, she rushed to the center of the epidemic to record footage of soldiers during the fight against the epidemic. During 2 years of hard work, she has become more mature, her heart is open, and her desire to contribute more.
Honoring 36 promising young faces of the whole army in 2021 – Photo: TUAN HUY
On behalf of the Central Military Commission and the Ministry of National Defense, General Phan Van Giang acknowledged and praised the achievements of the youth of the whole army and the typical young faces, the prospect of the whole army being selected in 2021, is outstanding representative in thousands of advanced examples of military youth, contributing to highlighting the image and noble qualities of Uncle Ho’s army in the new era.
“It can be seen that wherever there is military-defense activity, there is activity of the army youth. The more difficult, arduous and dangerous places are, the more dedication and sacrifice of the old age. young people, contributing to the performance of the Army’s functions and tasks,” the General emphasized.
On this occasion, the Minister of National Defense also suggested that typical young faces and promising young faces honored today should promote the results achieved, always be deeply aware, and act properly in resolving conflicts. the relationship between honor and responsibility, rights and obligations, absolutely cannot be satisfied; continue to strive to maintain the core and core role in the revolutionary action movements of the Army youth; continue to research, explore and create new models, good and effective ways of doing things.
At the ceremony, the Minister of Defense promoted the rank of officer ahead of time from captain to major to Captain Tran Minh Tuyen (Deputy Head of Technical and Technology Department, factory Z183); from the rank of lieutenant to captain for two servicemen, Lieutenant Ho Tra Viet Linh (Deputy Battalion Commander, 1st Battalion, 1st Battalion, 86th Command) and Lieutenant Nguyen Thi Hong Anh (TV news room) , Military Radio and Television Center); from lieutenant to lieutenant with lieutenant Luong Van Loi (captain of drug and crime prevention team, Keng Du border post, Nghe An).
At the same time, recruiting professional soldiers and conferring the rank of captain with Master Luu Duc Phong, head of the digital platform department (Viettel).