Administrative divisions of Vietnam
Vietnam (/ˌviːətˈnɑːm/, /viˌɛt-/, /-ˈnæm/, /ˌvjɛt-/; [viət˨ næm˧]), officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (SRV; Cộng hòa Xã hội chủ nghĩa Việ...
Administrative divisions of Vietnam - Wikipedia
Facebook Slammed For Deleting Iconic Vietnam War Photo
Mark Zuckerberg is coming under criticism after Facebook censored one of the most famous war photographs in history.
33 Sad, Lonely And Tough Images From The Vietnam War
War dominated 30 years of Vietnam’s history last century. The struggle that began with communists fighting French colonial power in the 1940s did not end until they seized Saigon and control of the wh...
Iconic photos of the Vietnam War
Iconic Vietnam War photos
Favourite Hanoi Food and Drinks
Hanoi food- first impression Tasting a new food is a part of my travel adventure. This time I am in Hanoi (Vietnam) where I had been trying various local foods and drinks.  I found a few nice dishes a...
French Indochina
France driven out from Vietnam. Major Sei Igawa and 700 officers of the Japanese military participated in this war.
Vietnamese art
NEW YORK, February 2, 2010 - Curator Nancy Tingley introduces the Asia Society Museum exhibition Arts of Ancient Viet Nam: From River Plain to Open Sea (2 mi...
Names of Vietnam
The name Việt Nam ( listen) is a variation of Nam Việt (Southern Việt), a name that can be traced back to the Triệu Dynasty (2nd century BC). The word "Việt" originated as a shortened form of Bác...
History of Vietnam
The history of Vietnam is one of the longest continuous histories in the world, with a cultural history of around 25,000 years. Archaeological findings from 1965, still under research, show the remain...
History of Vietnam - Wikipedia
Cochinchina campaign
The Cochinchina campaign (French: Campagne de Cochinchine; Spanish: Expedición franco-española a Cochinchina; Vietnamese: Chiến dịch Nam Kỳ; 1858–1862), fought between the French and Spani...
Cochinchina campaign - Wikipedia
Sino-French War
The Sino-French War (simplified Chinese: 中法战争; traditional Chinese: 中法戰争; pinyin: Zhōngfǎ Zhànzhēng, French: Guerre franco-chinoise, Vietnamese: Chiến tranh Pháp-Thanh), also known...
Sino-French War - Wikipedia
French Indochina
French Indochina (French: Indochine française; Khmer: សហភាពឥណ្ឌូចិន, Vietnamese: Đông Dương thuộc Pháp, [ɗoŋm zɰəŋ tʰuə̀k fǎp], frequently abbreviated to Đông Pháp), officially k...
French Indochina - Wikipedia
Empire of Vietnam
The Empire of Vietnam (Vietnamese: Đế quốc Việt Nam; Hán tự: 越南帝國; Japanese: ベトナム帝国) was a short-lived client state of Imperial Japan governing the whole of Vietnam between March 11 and August...
Empire of Vietnam - Wikipedia
First Indochina War
The First Indochina War (generally known as the Indochina War in France, and as the Anti-French Resistance War in contemporary Vietnam) began in French Indochina on 19 December 1946 and lasted until 1...
First Indochina War - Wikipedia
Democratic Republic of Vietnam
The Democratic Republic of Vietnam (DRV; Vietnamese: Việt Nam Dân chủ Cộng hòa), generally known as North Vietnam, was a Marxist–Leninist government founded in 1945, laying claim to all o...
Democratic Republic of Vietnam - Wikipedia
State of Vietnam
The State of Vietnam (Vietnamese: Quốc gia Việt Nam) was a state that claimed authority over all of Vietnam during the First Indochina War, and replaced the Provisional Central Government...
State of Vietnam - Wikipedia
State of Vietnam referendum, 1955
The State of Vietnam referendum of 1955 determined the future form of government of the State of Vietnam, the nation that was to become the Republic of Vietnam (widely known as South Vietnam). It was ...
State of Vietnam referendum, 1955 - Wikipedia
Operation Passage to Freedom
Operation Passage to Freedom was a term used by the United States Navy to describe its transportation in 1954–55 of 310,000 Vietnamese civilians, soldiers and non-Vietnamese members of the Frenc...
Operation Passage to Freedom - Wikipedia
Vietnam War
The Vietnam War (Vietnamese: Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and also known in Vietnam as Resistance War Against America (Vietnamese: Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or si...
Vietnam War - Wikipedia
North Vietnam
The Democratic Republic of Vietnam (DRV; Vietnamese: Việt Nam Dân chủ Cộng hòa), generally known as North Vietnam, was a Marxist–Leninist government founded in 1945, laying claim to all o...
North Vietnam - Wikipedia
South Vietnam
South Vietnam, officially the Republic of Vietnam, governed the southern half of Vietnam until 1975. It received international recognition in 1949 as the "State of Vietnam" (1949–55), a...
South Vietnam - Wikipedia
Ngo Dinh Diem
Ngô Đình Diệm ( listen;  listen  ;3 January 1901 – 2 November 1963) was the first president of South Vietnam (1955–1963). In the wake of the French withdrawal from Indochina a...
Ngo Dinh Diem - Wikipedia
Buddhist crisis
The Buddhist crisis (Vietnamese: Biến cố Phật giáo) was a period of political and religious tension in South Vietnam between May and November 1963, characterized by a series of repressive acts by ...
Role of the United States in the Vietnam War
The role of the United States in the Vietnam War began after the Second World War and escalated into full commitment during what is termed the Vietnam War from 1959 to 1975.
Milestones of U.S. inv...
Role of the United States in the Vietnam War - Wikipedia
ARVN
The Army of the Republic of Viet Nam (ARVN; Vietnamese: Lục quân Việt Nam Cộng hòa), also known as the South Vietnamese Army (SVA), were the ground forces of the Republic of Vietnam Military Forces, ...
ARVN - Wikipedia
Viet Cong
The Việt Cộng () was a political organization and army in South Vietnam and Cambodia that fought the United States and South Vietnamese governments during the Vietnam War (1959–1975), and emerged on t...
Viet Cong - Wikipedia
Ho Chi Minh trail
The Hồ Chí Minh trail (also known in Vietnam as the "Trường Sơn trail") was a logistical system that ran from the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam) to the Republic of Vietnam (South Vietn...
Ho Chi Minh trail - Wikipedia
Operation Menu
Operation Menu was the codename of a covert United States Strategic Air Command (SAC) bombing campaign conducted in eastern Cambodia and Laos from 18 March 1969 until 26 May 1970, during the Vietnam W...
Operation Menu - Wikipedia