These guys are guarding the undoubtedly most important person of Vietnam.
If he wants it or not…because actually he wanted to be cremated and buried in north-, central- and south vietnam. But obviously it’s easier to do honor to an embalmed body in a huge tomb.
“Bác Hồ” means “Uncle Ho”. This shows how important this person was….and still is.
If you wanna learn more about Ho Chi Minh i can recomment this documentary:Biography of Ho Chi Minh