Travel, Vietnam

General Giap goes home

By Alison Bate

Crowds pressed in to try and see the funeral procession of General Vo Nguyen Giap in Hanoi on Oct.12, 2013.

Crowds press in to try and see the funeral procession in Hanoi Sunday.
The body of General Giap was escorted from Hanoi to his home town in Quang Binh province for burial.
A woman tries to hand over chrysanthemum flowers to an officer for placing with other wreaths in Hanoi Sunday.
A woman tries to hand over chrysanthemum flowers to an officer for placing with other wreaths in Hanoi Sunday.
An officer holds a poster commemorating General Giap on Hoang Dieu, Hanoi on Sunday.
An officer holds a poster commemorating General Giap on Hoang Dieu, Hanoi on Sunday.

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