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1961 - U.S. President Eisenhower told John F. Kennedy that Laoa "was the key to the entire area of Southeast Asia."

1968 - The reconnaissance-in-force Operation McLain began in the Central Highlands. The goal was to promote better security for the province by finding and destroying communist base camps. The operation ended on January 31, 1970.




Vietnam Quotes

Our resistance will be long and painful, but whatever the sacrifices, however long the struggle, we shall fight to the end, until Vietnam is fully independent and reunified.
- Ho Chi Minh, statement, December 19, 1946










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