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A BRIEF HISTORY OF VIETNAM
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LATE 1800s – Vietnam is a XXXXXXXXXXXX colony

1930s – communist revolts led by XXXXXXXXXXXX – Ho Chi Minh flees to China and USSR


1940s – Ho Chi Minh forms XXXXXXXXXXXX party in order to liberate Vietnam – declare independence in 1945


1954 – Vietminh successfully XXXXXXXXXXXX French in north Vietnam and establish communist government in nort

1954 – Vietnam is split XXXXXXXXXXXX by the Geneva Accords, with free elections to be held in 1956 to unite the nation

LATE 1950s – XXXXXXXXXXXX in Vietnam between Communist North and American-supported South


PRESIDENTIAL INVOLVEMENT
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