Vietnamese embassy commemorates Algerian journalists

Update: 17:47 | 09/03/2020
Vietnamese Ambassador to Algeria Nguyen Thanh Vinh and representatives of other Vietnamese agencies in the country on March 8 paid floral tribute to 15 Algerian journalists and technicians who died in a plane crash in Vietnam in 1974.
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The Algerian journalists and technicians, together with nine Vietnamese journalists and three crew members, were accompanying the then President of Algeria Houari Boumediene on a Vietnam visit, when their plane went down in Ha Noi’s suburban district of Soc Son on March 8, 1974.

vietnamese embassy commemorates algerian journalists
Vietnamese Ambassador to Algeria Nguyen Thanh Vinh and representatives of other Vietnamese agencies in the country on March 8 pay floral tribute to 15 Algerian journalists and technicians who died in a plane crash in Vietnam in 1974. (Photo: VNA)

A memorial stele for the victims was built on a road named “Journalists of Vietnam, March 8, 1974” in Hydra district, Algiers.

A monument was also inaugurated in Soc Son in October 2000 during the visit to Vietnam by Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika in memory of the journalists and technicians.

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(Source: VNA)