PANO – The Command of Military Zone 9 on July 15th opened its 6th sports festival with the participation of more than 1,300 athletes from 27 subordinate units.
Addressing the opening ceremony, Lieutenant-General Nguyen Phuong Nam, Commander of Military Zone 9, said that the event aims to evaluate the sport training quality for the zone’s units, as well as select outstanding athletes for the upcoming sports festival held by the Ministry of National Defence.
The Military Zone 9′s festival will last untill July 20th.
Translated by Pham Huy
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