The Vietnam War or known less frequently, the Indo-China War was a war that took place in 3 Asian countries, Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia from the 1st of November, 1955 until the Fall of Saigon on the 30th of April, 1975. The main two fighters were mostly the North Vietnamese government and the South Vietnamese government. The Soviet Union were supporters of North Vietnam and so was China and other Communist countries. The United States supported South Vietnam and so did South Korea, Australia, Thailand and other anti-Communists.
- ↑ "Vietnam War". Encyclopædia Britannica. http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/628478/Vietnam-War. Retrieved on 5 March 2008. "Meanwhile, the United States, its military demoralized and its civilian electorate deeply divided, began a process of coming to terms with defeat in its longest and most controversial war"