It is said that all is fair in love and war. It’s not true, especially when it comes to million human lives that were lost during the Vietnam War, also known as Vietnam Conflict or Second Indochina War. It’s known as the longest war fought in American history, but at the same time it was the most tragic one. It plays an important role not only in history of the USA, but in Modern World History as well.
It has been long before the American involvement when the Vietnam conflict started. Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos, known as Indochina constituents, were under colonial rule of France. Vietminh, known as communist-nationalist of Vietnam demanded freedom and separation from France which stirred up the hatred between the two countries. Continue reading