Tuesday, 26 Sep 2017
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Look at Vo Nguyen Giap Road from above
Updated at Tuesday, 08 Aug 2017, 07:08
Hanoi City People’s Council has approved the resolution had named and adjusting 26 roads and streets in nine Districts in 2014. One of the most beautiful new roads in Hanoi has been named after General Vo Nguyen Giap, received funding from Japan’s Official Development Assistance (ODA).
General Vo Nguyen Giap Road in the districts of Dong Anh and Soc Son were accommodated travel from Noi Bai Airport to Nhat Tan Bridge. It has been 12 kilometers long and 80 - 100 meters wide. Also designed to link the city’s downtown with the Noi Bai airport, the 12-km-long road named after late General Vo Nguyen Giap Street costs more than VND6.7 trillion ($313 million) and has eight lanes.
Some other cities and provinces have also already approved the renaming of local roads after General Vo Nguyen Giap. Another 12-km section of road, running from Noi Bai International Airport to Thang Long Bridge, has been named after Late Prime Minister Vo Van Kiet. Meanwhile, a local road has been named after Late State President Vo Chi Cong.
General Vo Nguyen Giap, former commander-in-chief of the Vietnam People’s Army, who masterminded the defeats of France and the United States in 1954 and 1975 respectively. Giap is considered one of the greatest military strategists of the 20th century. He first grew to prominence during World War II. Giap was a principal commander in two wars: The First Indochina War (1946 – 54) and the Vietnam War (1960 – 75).
He participated in the following historically significant battles: Lang Son Province (1950), Hoa Binh Province (1951 – 52), Dien Bien Phu (1954), the Tet Offensive (1968), the Easter Offensive (1972), and the final Ho Chi Minh Campaign (1975). He passed away in Hanoi on October 4 at the age of 103. 

 
Vo Nguyen Giap Road.
Vo Nguyen Giap Road.
General Vo Nguyen Giap Road in the districts of Dong Anh and Soc Son were accommodated travel from Noi Bai Airport to Nhat Tan Bridge.
General Vo Nguyen Giap Road in the districts of Dong Anh and Soc Son were accommodated travel from Noi Bai Airport to Nhat Tan Bridge.
It has been 12 kilometers long and 80 - 100 meters wide.
It has been 12 kilometers long and 80 - 100 meters wide.
Also designed to link the city’s downtown with the Noi Bai airport, the 12-km-long road named after late General Vo Nguyen Giap Street costs more than VND6.7 trillion ($313 million) and has eight lanes.
Also designed to link the city’s downtown with the Noi Bai airport, the 12-km-long road named after late General Vo Nguyen Giap Street costs more than VND6.7 trillion ($313 million) and has eight lanes.
Nhat Tan bridge and Vo Nguyen Giap road help shorten travelling time from the inner city to Noi Bai Airport to around 30 minutes.
Nhat Tan bridge and Vo Nguyen Giap road help shorten travelling time from the inner city to Noi Bai Airport to around 30 minutes.
One of the most beautiful new roads in Hanoi has been named after General Vo Nguyen Giap, received funding from Japan’s Official Development Assistance (ODA).
Vo Nguyen Giap Road received funding from Japan’s Official Development Assistance (ODA).
Some other cities and provinces have also already approved the renaming of local roads after General Vo Nguyen Giap.
Some other cities and provinces have also already approved the renaming of local roads after General Vo Nguyen Giap.
Vo Nguyen Giap Road.
Vo Nguyen Giap Road.
A wonderful look of Vo Nguyen Giap Road from above.
A wonderful look of Vo Nguyen Giap Road from above.
A beautiful look.
A beautiful look.
Vo Nguyen Giap Road in the night.
Vo Nguyen Giap Road in the night.

 
Pham Hung - Tuyet Nhung
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