General Vo Nguyen Giap’s statue on Son Ca island
- Friday, May 08, 2020
On Son Ca island in Truong Sa (Spratly) archipelago of Vietnam’s Khanh Hoa province, nearly 1,000 nautical miles from the mainland, there is a complex dedicated to General Vo Nguyen Giap.
A soldier offers incense to General Vo Nguyen Giap at his statue on Son Ca island.
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