South vietnam

Discover the vibrant culture and fascinating history of South Vietnam. Immerse yourself in the beauty of its landscapes, taste the delicious cuisine, and learn about the traditions of this captivating region.
vintage everyday: Vietnam War 40 Years Ago: 75 Beathtaking Color Photos of the Fall of Saigon in April, 1975 History, Vietnam War, Vietnam, American History, North Vietnam, South Vietnam, Travel Tours, Vietnam History, Us Army

Saigon, capital city of South Vietnam, fell to North Vietnamese forces on April 30th 1975. The fall of Saigon effectively marked the end of the Vietnam War. After the introduction of Vietnamisation by President Richard Nixon, US forces in South Vietnam had been constantly reduced leaving the military of South Vietnam to defend their country against the North. Saigon had already experienced direct military action in 1968 when as part of the Tet Offensive North Vietnamese forces had appeared…

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14 Jun 1968, Khe Sanh, South Vietnam --- A helicopter arrives at a hill near Khe Sanh to pick up those soldiers killed and wounded when a US fighter plane accidentally fired upon a US position during the Vietnam War. #VietnamWarMemories

14 Jun 1968, Khe Sanh, South Vietnam --- A helicopter arrives at a hill near Khe Sanh to pick up those soldiers killed and wounded when a US fighter plane accidentally fired upon a US position during the Vietnam War. --- Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS

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Christopher Konrad