On September 18, 2019, General Secretary Xi Jinping emphasized during his inspection in Henan that Hubei-Henan-Anhui Sovietarea base is an important base ofparty building for the CPC. The spirit of Jiao Yulu, the spirit of Red Flag Canal, and the spirit of Dabie Mountains are all valuable spiritual wealth of the CPC. His remarks expressed appreciation for the important position of Hubei-Henan-Anhui Sovietarea base and the spirit of Dabie Mountains.
Dabie Mountains is the hometown of the Red Army and the cradle of generals. From the founding of the CPC in 1921 to the founding of the People's Republic of China in 1949, Dabie Mountains, located on the border of Hubei, Henan and Anhui, successively witnessed Huangan-Macheng Uprising, Shangcheng Uprising and Liuan-Huoshan Uprising, giving birth to the famous Hubei-Henan-Anhui revolutionary base area. For 28 years, countless revolutionary martyrs, with their unshakable faith, stuck to the Dabie Mountains to hold high the red flag and pass down from generation to generation. With blood and life, they created the spirit of Dabie Mountains, with the main connotation of "stick to the faith, always see the big picture, unite as one and be courageous".
The spirit of Dabie Mountains is a great spirit created when people rose up to fightagainst suffering. It is an inspiring and powerful driving force. The source of the spirit of Dabie Mountains empowers us with faith and strength to overcome difficulties and work with diligence. With the courageous, pioneering spirit and youthful vigor to be innovative, we will lift restrictions and overcome obstaclesto pass on the red spirit.
Nowadays, we are in the period in which the timeframes of the two centenary goals converge. To overcome all difficulties and obstacles that we meet on our way, it is all the more important to carry forward the red spirit represented by the spirit of Dabie Mountains. It inspires people to work hard with enthusiasm, and encourages us to integrate the red genes into our blood and regard Chinese spirit as the source of strength. So that we will work hard to make due contributions to the realization the Chinese Dream of national rejuvenation.