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Our City Held a Grand National Flag-Raising Ceremony to Celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Founding of New China
2019-10-02

70 years of wind and rain, 70 years of vicissitudes of life. Yesterday, the city celebrated the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China flag-raising ceremony was held in People's Square. Tan Zuojun, member of CPC Standing Committee of Liaoning Province and secretary of CPC Committee of Dalian, Tan Chengxu, deputy secretary of CPC Committee of Dalian and mayor, Xiao Shengfeng, director of the Standing Committee of Dalian Municipal People's Congress, Wang Qiyao, chairman of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference Dalian Committee, Xu Shaoda, deputy secretary of CPC Committee of Dalian and minister of Publicity Department, and members of the Standing Committee of the Municipal People's Congress, the Municipal People's Congress Standing Committee, the Municipal Government and the Municipal Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, the Municipal Courts and the Municipal Procuratorate, the Dalian Military Division, the Chief of the Garrison and more than 50,000 cadres from all walks of life in our city witnessed this solemn occasion.

 

Autumn is crisp, cloudless, the People's Square red flag waving, flowers blooming. The flag-raising ceremony began at 7: 53am yesterday. Straightening and unifying, the sonorous and powerful pace from far and near, the heroic flag-bearer and the flag-guard team guard the national flag, energetic to the flag-raising platform. In the magnificent national anthem, the bright five-star red flag rose to meet the rising sun, fluttering high in the clear autumn sky, military salute, young pioneers salute, eye-catching salute, people expressed their reverence for the national flag in different ways, and their love for the motherland. "Happy birthday!" "Long live the motherland!" There was a constant shout from the hearts of the people in the square.

 

The flag fluttered against the wind and lit up good hopes. The national anthem is loud and clear, playing the triumphant song of striving forward. "Bless the great motherland for prosperity, and wish Dalian a better tomorrow!" Li Xinnan, an official of the municipal government who attended the flag-raising ceremony, was full of pride. He said that, in the past 70 years, along with the country's prosperity and national renaissance, Dalian's economic and social development is changing rapidly and striding forward. We are thankful for the great times, blessing the great motherland, will be united more closely around the CPC Central Committee with Comrade Xi Jinping as its core, will carry out the reform and development, will strive to achieve the glory of the times, and will bring forth new splendor in the course of speeding up the construction of the "Two Leading Areas", and write a Dalian chapter of the Chinese nation's great rejuvenation of the Chinese dream.

 

Wang Xiao, who had just come to Dalian to attend university this year, arrived at the People's Square at 6:30 am. "Tens of thousands of people gathered here to watch the ceremony of raising the national flag. It is a feeling, a belief, and a strength. Looking up at the five-star red flag flying in the wind, the sincere admiration and love for the motherland shared by all the Chinese people from the bottom of my heart, excites me." Wang Xiao said: College students are at the dreamy age, and have the expectation of fulfilling their dreams. We should learn professional knowledge well on campus, exercise our comprehensive abilities, and become pillars of the country that can be greatly used, so as to write a splendid life in the great practice of realizing the Chinese dream.

 

After the flag-raising ceremony, people flocked to the front of the national flag stage to take photos and express their best wishes. "Sing of our beloved motherland, from now on to prosperity!" Accompanied by the familiar melody of "Singing the Motherland", many people at the scene could not help singing loudly.

 

At this moment, the flowers bloom with a smile, warm sun sprinkled the earth.