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Motorcyclists ride past a propaganda poster marking the 40th... News PhotoAir Attack,Air Force,Anniversary,B-52 Stratofortress,Bombing,Conflict,Hanoi,Large,Memorial,Motorcycle,Politics,Poster,Propaganda,Riding,Strategy,US Air Force,USA,Vertical,VietnamPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPMotorcyclists ride past a propaganda poster marking the 40th anniversary of 'Dien Bien Phu in the air' recalling Hanoi's battle against US massive bombing campaign carried out by the US Airforce strategic bombarders B-52 in December 1972, in Hanoi on December 7, 2012. Vietnamese Northern forces have claimed downing at that time some thirty four B-52 aircrafts. As parts of a propaganda programme on the event, Hanoi has organised workshops and exhibitions. AFP PHOTO/HOANG DINH Nam (Photo credit should read HOANG DINH NAM/AFP/Getty Images)