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Today in
Vietnam War History

1966 - Saigon's Tan Son Nhut airport was attacked by a Viet Cong unit. The two seperate attacks resulted in the attackers being repelled. A total of 29 Viet Cong troops were killed.

1967 - U.S. mobile riverine forces and 400 South Vietnamese fought with a 300-member Viet Cong battalion in the Mekong Delta. During the battle 235 of the Viet Cong were killed.

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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