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On 80th anniversary, Communist Party of Vietnam affirms road to socialism

The following is from the website of the Communist Party of Vietnam:

Advancing socialism is the inexorable development path of the Vietnamese revolution, and this is the correct choice of late President Ho Chi Minh, the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) and the people, says Party General Secretary Nong Duc Manh.

The choice was made in the very first political programme adopted at a national conference to establish the CPV and in subsequent programmes, said Mr Manh at a grand meeting in Hanoi on February 2 to mark the 80th anniversary of the CPV.

In a keynote speech, Mr Manh reviewed major milestones in the 80-year history of the Party, saying the CPV has always been able to combine workers’ objectives with patriotic movements and class interests with national interests, becoming a pioneer leader of the working class, the people and the Vietnamese nation.

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