Celebrations to mark the 15th anniversary of the National Liberation Front (N.L.F.) were held in?
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Background: Celebrations to mark the 15th anniversary of the National Liberation Front (N.L.F.) were held in Saigon's Municipal Theatre in Vietnam on Friday (19 December).
When the Vietnam war ended earlier this year all political parties that existed under the former South Vietnam regime were abolished except the National Libration Front under the leadership of Dr. Nguyen Huu Tho.
A Provisional Revolutionary Government was also set up with Huynh Tan Phat as President. Re-unification talks between North and South Vietnam are being held and the official North Vietnam news agency has reported that there are plans to hold elections for a unified National Assembly from which a central government for all Vietnam will be chosen. No date has yet been set for the proposed elections.
At last week's celebrations representatives of the NLF from all over Vietnam attended and Dr. Nguyen Huu Tho addressed the rally in Saigon.
SYNOPSIS:The National Liberation Front in Vietnam held its fifteenth anniversary celebrations in the Municipal Theatre in Saigon, Vietnam, last Friday. When the war between North and South Vietnam ended earlier this year all political parties under the former Saigon regime were abolished except the N.L.F. Dr. Nguyen Huu Tho is the leader of the party and addressed delegates who travelled to Saigon to take part in last week's celebrations.
Dr. Nguyen Huu Tho is the leader of the party and addressed delegates who travelled to Saigon to take part in last week's celebrations.
Dr. Nguyen Huu Tho is also Chairman of the Advise Council under the provisional Revolutionary Government that was set up at the end of the war.
Meanwhile plans for reunification of North and South Vietnam appear close. This week the official North Vietnam news agency reported that an outline programme for the reunification had been agreed on.