The Vietnam War: Who Is At Fault?

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The Vietnam War: Who Is At Fault? During the Vietnam War, also called the Vietnam Conflict, an estimated 75 million liters (20 million U.S. gallons) of chemical herbicides including ‘Agent Orange’ was sprayed throughout Vietnam, parts of Cambodia and Eastern Laos by the U.S. military. As a result, over 400.000 people died, and according to the Red Cross of Vietnam, over one million people are disabled or have health problems due to the contamination. From late 1850s, France controlled Indochina, including Vietnam, for over six decades. The colonization was ended by the Viet Minh, yet it was the beginning of Vietnam Conflict. The U.S. and France are at fault for the tragic Vietnam War. France’s greed on its colonies’ resources was the beginning

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