Dien Thinh villagers in Nghe An province, gathered on Thursday to mourn two of their compatriots who died in a refrigerated trailer along with 37 others in October.
About 300 people attended the funeral for cousins Nguyen Van Hung and Hoang Van Tiep, whose bodies were carried in a procession through the village after a catholic service.
The 33-year old and 18-year old were buried side by side as... Еще more funerals were held in the area after 16 of the 39 victim's bodies were repatriated.
Suspects have been arrested in relation to the case involving the death of 39 Vietnamese people, including children, found in a refrigerated lorry in Essex on October 23.
25-year-old lorry driver from Northern Ireland Maurice Robinson, who was driving the refrigerated trailer, pleaded guilty to conspiring to assist illegal immigration at the Old Bailey courthouse in London. He was charged with 39 counts of manslaughter.