Seventy years of the National Assembly of Viet Nam, 70 years of constitutional history

On 2 September 1945, President Ho Chi Minh read the Declaration of Independence, proclaiming the birth of Democratic Republic of Viet Nam, the first people's democratic state in Southeast Asia. Amid innumerable difficulties of the early days of independence, the Provisional Government led by President Ho Chi Minh firmly steered the revolution, successfully held the general elections to the National Assembly, 1st Legislature on 6 January 1946. Seventy years have passed since the historic date, the National Assembly has always accompanied the nation, the entire Party, people and army in the struggle for national liberation, unification and renewal and to bring the country to socialism.

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