A garden on Borishenko street, the Russian city of
Vladivostok, has been officially named after President Ho Chi Minh.
At the monument inauguration ceremony
The garden also houses a monument dedicated to the
first President of Vietnam, which was made by local sculptor Peter Chegodaev.
The monument inauguration ceremony was held on July
5, with leaders of Vladivostok city, Vietnamese Consul General Nguyen Hoang
Viet, Russian friends and Vietnamese people in Primorye province taking
The event was concurrent with the 25th anniversary
of the signing of the treaty on basic principles for Vietnam – Russia
friendship, the 10th anniversary of ties between Vladivostok and Ho Chi Minh
cities, within the framework of Vietnam – Russia, Russia – Vietnam