What was Vietnamization?
Proposed by President Nixon, Vietnamization was a plan designed to reduce American Presence in Vietnam by encouraging Southern Vietnamese to take on the responsibility of fighting the war.
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Located in the continent of Asia, Vietnam covers310,070 square kilometers of land and 21,140 square kilometers ofwater, making it the 66th largest nation in the world with a t…otalarea of 331,210 square kilometers. If you wish to visit Vietnam, it's must to apply Vietnam Visa,visa-vietnam.org
No one used to say, "Republic of South Vietnam", or "I'm going to South Vietnam", it was usually said as, "I'm going to Vietnam", hence the word Vietnam...when in reality we w…ere headed for SOUTH Vietnam, Vietnam was two separate countries. North and South Vietnam were simply countries in the south eastern portion of Asia (on the continent of Eurasia).. You certainly weren't going to NORTH Vietnam. Not unless you were either an aircrewman or pilot. Those men actually fought in the skies of NORTH Vietnam. Aerial dog-fights (air combat) over South Vietnam rarely if ever happened. Nearly, if not all, of our POWs were airmen shot down over NORTH Vietnam.
Vietnamization, an American term first used in the spring of 1969 by Secretary of Defense Melvin Laird to describe the policy, strategy, and programs adopted by the administr…ation of Richard M. Nixon for the Vietnam War. Vietnamization entailed the progressive withdrawal of U.S. forces from South Vietnam combined with efforts to enhance the training and modernization of all South Vietnamese military forces to enable the government of South Vietnam to assume greater responsibility for the conduct of the war. The policy also encompassed U.S. support for Saigon to more vigorously pursue rural pacification and development to win the loyalty of the peasants and to strengthen its political base through village and hamlet elections, social and economic reforms, and expanded social services. Under General Creighton W. Abrams, who succeeded General William C. Westmoreland as the overall U.S. military commander in South Vietnam in June 1968, allied military strategy under Vietnamization emphasized operations to weaken the enemy's capabilities by attacking its logistical bases in South Vietnam and neighboring Cambodia and Laos. Operations such as the May 1970 American ground http://wiki.answers.com/topic/incursion into Cambodia and the January 1971 South Vietnamese incursion into Laos, Lam Son 719, were justified as means to gain additional time for Vietnamization to progress. These operations only temporarily disrupted the enemy's plans. The poor showing of Saigon's forces in Lam Son 719 cast doubt on the http://wiki.answers.com/topic/efficacy of Vietnamization, as did the heavy http://wiki.answers.com/topic/reliance of Saigon's forces on U.S. airpower to repulse North Vietnam's 1972 Easter offensive. Vietnamization was a useful facade for the withdrawal of American forces from Vietnam between 1969 and 1973. However, despite the extensive equipment the departing U.S. forces turned over to Saigon's armed forces, the latter were ill prepared after 1973 to face North Vietnamese forces in the absence of sustained, direct American military support.
Vietnam is a country in Southeast Asia.
To fight communists.
There are many sights and places you can go, maybe the zoo. But one thing you should be warned about is the heat and the places aren't very clean. It is extremely unsanitary. …Well, look it up on the internet, look on some tourist website.
Vietnamization=turning the war over to them
Bombed it. Three times more than in all of WWII.
Lots of food, city life, cars, bikes, buildings and motor scooters in the city life. Farms, livestock and old buildings.
A war against communist aggression. . True, but what do you mean by "What was the Vietnam?" Do you mean the war? or something else? Plus south vietnam was fighting the north …so they would not become communist not because of aggresion
Go to the library. . If you are talking about USA interferring, they joined because they did not want Vietnam to become a Communist unlike russia who was against the USA in t…he war
Turning the war over to the South Vietnamese.
In Vietnam War
Vietnamization=turning the war over to the S. Viets.
In Vietnam War
Never saw snow there.
You can do a lot of stuff in Vietname. In fact, its the same as what normal people do. Kids play, parents work. nothing different.
flying from Barcelona ot Singapur and then to Hanoi
Vietnam is a country