| The Japanese radio fans and artists
They have been members of a radio listeners club loyal to Voice of Vietnam since 1970 and composers of anti-war songs. Deputy Director of VOV World Service, Do Thai Hung, was appreciative of Japanese support to peace movements for Vietnam: “We applaud Japanese sentiments to Vietnam during wartime and the current national construction. We wish the listeners’ club will continue to keep close contact with VOV programs.”
|Deputy Director of VOV World Service Do Thai Hung
Composer Onishi Susumu was pleased to return to Vietnam after nearly 50 years: “I am delighted to return to Vietnam and sing songs about Vietnam. This is my life-long wish. It is great to meet many young Vietnamese who speak Japanese. I hope that we will join efforts for a world of peace.”
At the event, the Japanese artists sang songs of the 1960s and 1970s which oppose war, cherish peace, and praise the Vietnam-Japan friendship.