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Photos of Cuban revolutionary leader go on display

Hanoi, October 6 (VNA) – A photo exhibition featuring the life and career of Cuban revolutionary leader Che Guevarra kicked off in Hanoi on October 6 to commemorate his 50th death anniversary. 

The exhibition, entitled “Che-Constructor”, has been arranged by the Vietnam News Agency (VNA), the Vietnam-Cuba Friendship Association and the Vietnam bureau of Cuba’s Prensa Latina news agency. 

The exhibition demonstrates the affection of Vietnamese people to Che Guevarra who wholeheartedly supported Vietnam in the fight for its national re-unification. 

In his opening remarks, VNA General Director Nguyen Duc Loi said to Vietnamese people, Che Guevarra was known as a courageous soldier fighting for national liberation and a talented politician who always defended justice and true values of internationalism and freedom of nations.

The photos on display offer visitors an impressive image of an enthusiastic, modest, friendly and creative person who was also a warrior, he stressed. 

The exhibition showcases 30 photos of Che Guevarra from 1959 to 1965 taken by photo journalists from Prensa Latina. The originals are preserved in archives of Prensa Latina in Havana, Cuba. 

The exhibition will run until October 13.