The French maintained complete authority until Vietnam was able to finally restore their independence at the end of World War II; however, France continued its control until soundly defeated by Ho Chi Minh's Communist forces in 1954 during the First Indochina War. economic and military aid to South Vietnam began to grow and serious conflict was on the horizon.Shortly thereafter, based on the Geneva Accord, Vietnam was divided into two parts; the Communist North and the anti-Communist South. In March 1965, the first American troops landed in Southern Vietnam, jump-starting the Vietnam War.Incorporated into the Chinese Han Dynasty by 111 BC, Vietnam remained under their ruling for the next thousand years, until 938 AD when Ngo Quyen defeated the Chinese forces, and the nation gained their independence.Under the Ly and Tran Dynasties, Buddhism flourished and Vietnam experienced a golden age.The ancient origins of Vietnam's literature, language and culture, and the country itself, began in the north along the fringes of the Red River Delta.The legendary Hong Bang Dynasty, the first ruling state of Vietnam, popped up around 2879 BC, and the development of wet rice cultivation and bronze casting led to the formation of the Dong Sun culture some 800 years later.Join free online chat rooms and chat with friends, meet new people and more.
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It was the second of the Indochina Wars and was officially fought between North Vietnam and the government of South Vietnam. It has also been called the Second Indochina War and the Vietnam Conflict.
The North Vietnamese army was supported by the Soviet Union, China and other communist allies and the South Vietnamese army was supported by the United States, South Korea, Australia, Thailand and other anti-communist allies. conducted a large-scale strategic bombing campaign against North Vietnam. As there have been several conflicts in Indochina, this particular conflict is known by the names of its primary protagonists to distinguish it from others.
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