13th National Party Congress
From early in the morning, all relevant forces participate in a rehearsal at President Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum to complete preparations for the the congress.
13th National Party Congress
Traffic police are on hand to ensure both security and safety on the route from Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum to the National Convention Center where the congress is due to take place.
13th National Party Congress
Armed forces also participate in the rehearsal, as they are to escort delegates to the Mausoleum on the opening ceremony on January 25.
13th National Party Congress
13th National Party Congress
The Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum Guard High Command prepares to lay a wreath at the site.
13th National Party Congress
The military's music band gears up to take part in the rehearsal.
13th National Party Congress
Politburo member and Permanent member of the Secretariat Tran Quoc Vuong leads a delegation as they lay a wreath at the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum.
13th National Party Congress
 
13th National Party Congress
The delegation then proceeds to the National Convention Center.
13th National Party Congress
Efforts to ensure security and safety of all participants have been carried out in the capital.
13th National Party Congress
Security teams have also made use of sniffer dogs to ensure safety throughout the duration of the National Party Congress.
13th National Party Congress
13th National Party Congress
Military forces utilise the sniffer dogs as they perform checks on all vehicles that will be used to transport delegates to the event.
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Preparations for 13th National Party Congress basically completed

Preparations for 13th National Party Congress basically completed

Politburo member and permanent member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Tran Quoc Vuong on January 22 inspected the preparations for the 13th National Party Congress, which is scheduled to begin next week.

Security forces deployed in capital to protect 13th National Party Congress

Security forces deployed in capital to protect 13th National Party Congress

Thousands of Hanoi police officers were deployed on January 20 in a long campaign to ensure security and safety in the buildup to the 13th National Party Congress.