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VIETNAM-Defending the Revolution

 ON April 30, the first anniversary of the Vietnamese people's victory, an article, "Building a Strong National Defence by the Whole People to Safeguard Our Socialist Homeland", was published by many newspapers in Hanoi and in Saigon, The article, written by General Vo Nguyen Giap, Minister of National Defence and Commander-in-chief of the Vietnam People's Army, makes a case for Vietnam strengthening its defence potential. The exposition is interesting because it indicates Vietnam's view of the Id imperialist system, of the divi- ^pis within the socialist camp, of world revolutionary movements, and of its own place and responsibilities as a country which has established a major victory against imperialism and has the task of socialist construction before it.

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