Dien Bien: Changes in Muong Thanh valley

66 years after the glorious Dien Bien Phu Victory (May 7, 1954 - May 7, 2020), the Muong Thanh valley, onced a fierce battlefield with the sacrifices of many heroic people, is gradually reviving and changing day by day. 

The lives of the ethnic minorities in the Northwest are improving.

Dien Bien: Changes in Muong Thanh valley

Dien Bien Phu City on the rise (Photo: VNA)

Dien Bien: Changes in Muong Thanh valley

The A1 Hill, the site of a fierce fight in Dien Bien Phu valley, has now been covered with greenery (Photo: VNA)

Dien Bien: Changes in Muong Thanh valley

The Muong Thanh valley is reviving after 66 years from the Dien Bien Phu Victory (Photo: VNA)

Dien Bien: Changes in Muong Thanh valley

The Muong Thanh valley is well-known for large paddy fields (Photo: VNA)

Dien Bien: Changes in Muong Thanh valley

The development of homestay tourism contributes to the changes in Dien Bien province (Photo: VNA)

Dien Bien: Changes in Muong Thanh valley

A model of raising rabbits helps increase local people’s income (Photo: VNA)

 
Dien Bien: Changes in Muong Thanh valley

The joy of bumper crops in Muong Thanh fields (Photo: VNA)

Dien Bien: Changes in Muong Thanh valley

A model of growing clean vegetables provides vegetables for the provincial market (Photo: VNA)

Dien Bien: Changes in Muong Thanh valley

The old battlefield ruins become a tourist destination for many visitors (Photo: VNA)

Dien Bien: Changes in Muong Thanh valley

Local festivals are restored and preserved, serving the spiritual life of the people (Photo: VNA)

Dien Bien: Changes in Muong Thanh valley

The younger generation lights candles in commemoration of the heroes who laid down their lives on this historic land (Photo: VNA)

Looking back on glorious Battle of Dien Bien Phu

Looking back on glorious Battle of Dien Bien Phu

In 1953, eight years after reinvading Indochina, despite having mobilised huge economic and military resources, the French colonialists failed to achieve their purpose of destroying the revolutionary government

 
 

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