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Recent Event Highlights: Operation Linebacker II, Operation Linebacker 1, Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, Gulf of Tonkin Incident, and 14 more...
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on Dec 21, 2010
Last updated: 01/11/11 at 12:11 PM
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American troops leave Vietnam on March 29, 1973
President Nixon has ordered a stop to American bombing in North Vietnam after peace talks in Paris.
US Bombing Campaign over North Vietnam. It happened when the Paris Negotiations broke down
United States and North Vietnam were talking about finishing the war. South Vietnam, who demanded changes that made North Vietnam mad, and peace talks broke off on December 13.
One of the most successful use of air power in the Vietnam War. after 27,500 pounds of bombs were dropped on North Vietnam, they called a peace treaty
Bombed communist base in Cambodia. disrupted enemy supply lines.
President Richard Nixon replaced American soldiers with South Vietnamese soldiers
Republican Richard Nixon wins the election over Democrat Hubert Humphrey and Independent George Wallace
most notorious U.S. military atrocity of the Vietnam War. Between 200 an 500 civilians were massacred in this incident
Bloodiest battles of the Tet Offensive
An Offensive that took place during a cease fire because of the tet
America attacked the base surrounding Khe Sanh.
Missions flown by B-52 bombers 30,000 feet above South Vietnam and Laos for ground support.
Prolonged bombing campaign on North Vietnam that failed political and military objectives. Stands as the classic example of air power failurehttp://worldatwar.abc-clio.com/Search/Display/758717?terms=operation+rolling+thunder
States that America will do whatever necessary to fight communism in Vietnam
US Destroyer Maddox was coasting off the shore off the coast of North Vietnam with extra radio equipment. It was attacked by a North Vietnamese island
A network of roads that stretched from North Vietnam through eastern Laos to South Vietnam, used as a supply road