Today is Thursday, December 13, 2018

Today in
Vietnam War History

1972 - In Paris, peace negotiations deadlocked on the issue of who would have political power in South Vietnam if a cease-fire were announced. North Vietnamese officals walked out of the negotiations.

1974 - North Vietnamese General Tran Van Tra ordered an attack on Phuoc Long Province, north of Saigon. The communist forces overran the last South Vietnamese positions in the area on January 6, 1975.

Vietnam War Quote

There is a simple prescription for peace--leave your neighbors alone."
Secretary of State Dean Rusk, May 22, 1964

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