Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union

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Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union

Đoàn Thanh niên Cộng sản Hồ Chí Minh
LeaderHo Chi Minh
First SecretaryLê Quốc Phong
Permanent SecretaryNguyễn Mạnh Dũng
FounderHo Chi Minh
FoundedMarch 26, 1931 (1931-03-26)
HeadquartersHanoi, Vietnam
Membership (2007)6.1 million
IdeologyHo Chi Minh Thought
AnthemThanh niên làm theo lời Bác (The Youth follows Uncle Ho’s sayings)
Website
doanthanhnien.vn

The Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (Vietnamese: Đoàn Thanh niên Cộng sản Hồ Chí Minh) is the largest social-political organisation of Vietnamese youth. The union is under the leadership of the Communist Party of Vietnam. The organization was founded in March 26, 1931 and was led and trained by Ho Chi Minh .[1]

History[edit]

The Union was founded on 26 March 1931. From 23–26 March 1931, the second congress of Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam was held in Hanoi. Subsequently, in the national congress of the Communist Party of Vietnam (from 22–26 March 1961), they decided to select 26 March 1931 to become the founded date of Ho Chi Minh Labor Youth Union, which is one of six former names of Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Điều lệ Đoàn TNCS Hồ Chí Minh".

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